SOURCE: Private Healthcare Systems

May 04, 2005 08:00 ET

Private Healthcare Systems Names Elizabeth St. Sauveur Vice President, Network Operations

WALTHAM, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 4, 2005 -- Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) today announced the appointment of Elizabeth St. Sauveur to Vice President, Network Operations. In her new role, Ms. St. Sauveur will be responsible for establishing strategic direction and for providing overall leadership to Provider Relations, Provider Data Management, and Operations for the Claims and Credentialing areas.

Ms. St. Sauveur has been with PHCS since 1998 and has demonstrated leadership not only in the Marketing and Corporate Communication arena, but also in key corporate-wide initiatives. In addition to her industry background and accomplishments at PHCS, Ms. St. Sauveur has a proven track record of successfully leading operations areas, customer service departments and call centers in a full-service health plan. Prior to joining PHCS, Ms. St. Sauveur spent more than a decade at Tufts Health Plan in various management roles.

"I'm very pleased that Betty has accepted the position of Vice President, Network Operations," said Armand Morin, PHCS Sr. Vice President, Operations. "Betty's operational background, solid relationships with our customers, and her knowledge of PHCS will provide strong leadership for this critical core function."

Ms. St. Sauveur holds a Bachelor of Science in Management from Northeastern University.

About PHCS

For 20 years, Private Healthcare Systems has been meeting the network and care management needs of customers across the country. Corporate headquarters are in Waltham, Massachusetts, with regional offices located throughout the United States. PHCS is the second largest care management company in the country, as well as the largest national proprietary PPO. The PHCS Network includes nearly 450,000 providers and more than 4,000 facilities. PHCS is the first and only national PPO to earn four endorsements of quality from two independent, nationally recognized quality assurance organizations, NCQA and URAC.

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