SOURCE: Quantum Health

Quantum Health

June 21, 2012 08:48 ET

Peter Bridges to Fill Key Executive Position at Quantum Health

COLUMBUS, OH--(Marketwire - Jun 21, 2012) - Continuing to build a core team to lead its strategic expansion, care coordination innovator Quantum Health, Inc. announced today the appointment of industry expert Peter Bridges to fill a key position on the company's executive team.

With 24 years' experience in healthcare, human resources, sales leadership and coaching, Bridges has agreed to step into the role of Quantum Health's Executive Vice President and Chief Client Officer.

Quantum Health Founder and CEO Kara Trott said, "As we push forward with our mission to become 'the best loved brand in healthcare(SM),' Peter's senior leadership will prove to be indispensable in our strategy of acquiring and managing the scope of accounts we intend to have in the future."

Bridges will head up all account-related teams and lead the company's efforts to build long-term relationships based on Quantum Health's industry-leading results and better health outcomes. Bridges holds a Master's in Finance from Pepperdine University and dual Bachelor's degrees in Economics and Psychology from the University of Wisconsin.

He was formerly managing partner and founder of Peter Bridges Partners where his team served as business strategy consultants and executive performance coaches for senior executives within the information technology, professional services, healthcare, and manufacturing fields. Bridges also held leadership roles at Aon Consulting, Wyatt Worldwide and Hewitt Associates.

Founded in Columbus in 1999, Quantum Health is an award-winning care management and health improvement company serving the healthcare needs of more than 300,000 members at nearly 80 self-funded public and private sector organizations including hospital systems, manufacturers, coalitions, school districts, technology, entertainment, and retail companies across the U.S. Through its real-time, "virtual medical home" concept that saves employers 5-8% in healthcare costs without reducing health benefits, Quantum Health Care Coordinators help patients, their families, and their physicians work together to ensure proper care, eliminating redundant, delayed and questionable care -- literally driving unnecessary medical costs and confusion out of the system.

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