Jeffrey Ingrum has been named CEO of Scott & White Health Plan, an insurer that covers nearly 300,000 Texans, effective April 25. Ingrum, 57, most recently served as CEO of the Carle Foundation’s Health Alliance Medical Plans, based in Urbana, Ill. The health plan’s parent company includes an acutecare hospital and a physicians group.
Scott & White Health Plan is part of Dallas-based Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas’ largest not-for-profit health system.
Dr. Victoria Sharp was named chief medical officer of AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa, a Medicaid managed-care plan that serves beneficiaries as part of that state’s IA Health Link program. She will oversee the plan’s clinical and educational initiatives, including care management and quality initiatives.
Sharp, 56, was chief of staff for University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, from 2012 to 2016. She also served as a clinical professor at the university’s Carver College of Medicine.
Dr. Shelly Gupta was named regional Medicare medical director for Humana’s Gulf States Medicare market in Louisiana and Mississippi. He will lead clinical and medical activities for the insurer’s senior products segment in those markets.
Gupta, 35, served as a medical director for company’s Medicare operations in New Orleans for the past two years.