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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.



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