Wanda Wright

Associate Vice President, Managed Care

QHR Health

Wanda has extensive experience from both the provider and payer settings and has proficiency in all payment models including capitation, fee for service, Exchange Products, Government-based products, and Quality Incentive/Fee for Value Programs. Wanda has a successful record designing and implementing effective managed care strategies and advising health systems through negotiations resulting in improved contract administration and yields. Her experience also includes negotiating contracts with hospital and physicians for nationwide insurance companies.

Prior to joining QHR Health, Wanda dedicated several years as a Consultant and over ten years in contracting specialist and portfolio manager roles for a large health system and an academic medical center. Before transitioning into the provider setting, Wanda worked for several major insurance companies where her responsibilities included recruiting, educating, and maintaining networks of over 1,000 physicians, hospitals, and ancillary providers.

Areas of Expertise

  • Healthcare Management
  • Healthcare Consulting
  • Medicare
  • Managed Care
  • Leadership
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Revenue Cycle
  • Business Process Improvement
  • Data Analytics
  • Strategic Planning

Previous Experience

  • Huron Healthcare Managed Care Consultant
  • Carolinas Healthcare System Managed Care Portfolio Manager
  • United Healthcare Senior Network Account Manager
  • The Ohio State University Health System Provider Services Supervisor

Education

  • Master of Business Administration, Franklin University
  • Bachelor of Science, Myers University

Certifications

Green Belt Six Sigma, Villanova University

Organizations

Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)