EmblemHealth CEO Named to City and State's Inaugural Health Care Power 50 List

EmblemHealth CEO Named to City and States Inaugural Health Care Power 50 List


New York, New York (January 18, 2019) -- EmblemHealth, one of the nation’s largest non-profit health insurers, announced today that its CEO, Karen Ignagni, has been named to the Health Care Power 50 list by City & State, the New York government and policy news media outlet. Ms. Ignagni earned the #9 spot on the inaugural list, which recognizes the most influential people in New York health care.

Informed by insight from industry insiders and experts, the publication’s list highlights the successful organizational overhaul that Ms. Ignagni has led since joining the insurer in 2015: “New York City employees can look forward to an upgraded EmblemHealth plan in 2019 – but that’s just part of the strategic transformation that Karen Ignagni has led at the state’s largest nonprofit health plan.”

“I am honored to be selected to this prestigious list and recognized among New York’s leading health care professionals," said Karen Ignagni, President and CEO of EmblemHealth. “We pride ourselves on being a New York State leader on innovative value-based relationships, and this achievement is a testament to the talented individuals working at EmblemHealth and their dedication to delivering the highest quality care to our members.”

To see the full list of City & State’s Health Care Power 50, visit https://www.cityandstateny.com/articles/power-list/power-list/health-care-power-50.html

About EmblemHealth
EmblemHealth is one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health insurers, with 3.1 million members and an 80-year legacy of serving New York’s communities. The company offers a full range of commercial and government-sponsored health plans to employers, individuals and families, as well as convenient community resources. As a market leader in value-based care, EmblemHealth partners with top doctors and hospitals to deliver quality, affordable care. For more information, visit emblemhealth.com.

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