August 27, 2008
Touchstone Health Appoints New Chief Medical Officer
Touchstone Health HMO has announced that Roger London has recently joined the organization as the new chief medical officer. In his new role, he will be responsible for the corporate oversight of the medical management strategy and medical policies of the company.
Mr London has broad managed care experience, having served as corporate vice president of quality and as vice president of medical management at Oxford Health Plans of NY-NJ-CT during Oxford's successful corporate turnaround.
Most recently, Mr London was vice president and medical director of Flagship Global Health, a physician-founded, membership-based international company whose core business is the delivery of medical quality. Dr London also served at the Lenox Hill Hospital as acting chief medical officer and as vice president-medical director of the Lenox Hill Healthcare Network.
Michael Muchnicki, president and CEO of Touchstone Health, said: "We are privileged to have an accomplished healthcare leader, who brings to our organization a wealth of experience and specific expertise in the managed care industry. I am extremely pleased that Dr London has chosen to continue his career at Touchstone Health, where he can put his vast knowledge to work for our members."