EMSI Health Appoints Suresh Ramakrishnan President, Health Plan Services

Ramakrishnan to lead Health Plan Services and guide the growth of the company’s risk-adjustment services designed to achieve improved outcomes for health plans and their members.

Irving, Texas – April 15, 2016. EMSI Health, a national provider of risk-adjustment services for the Medicare Advantage, Commercial and Medicaid markets, announces the appointment of Suresh Ramakrishnan to president, Health Plan Services, effective April 18, 2016. Ramakrishnan will have overall P&L responsibility and lead strategic growth initiatives for the business unit. He will report to James Calver, CEO of EMSI.

“This is an exciting time for EMSI Health as we position the company for continued success,” said Calver. “Suresh has a proven track record of strategic and operational accomplishments in health plan revenue management, outcomes management and in-home assessment programs. His technology background, combined with his industry experience in business operations, will be invaluable to our growth plans and contribute to the continued refinement of our risk-adjustment service offerings.”

Ramakrishnan has extensive expertise in risk adjustment programs, call center operations and medical coding services. He most recently served as a healthcare management consultant, working with OHM Consulting, LLC. Previously, he served as senior vice president of Operations for UnitedHealth Group’s HouseCalls operations, having joined the organization through the acquisition of XLHealth Corporation. In his career at XLHealth, he served as chief information officer and head of Operations for the organization’s Home Visits and Risk Adjustment programs.

Ramakrishnan holds a BE, Electronics and Telecommunication from Maharashtra Institute of Technology and an ME, Electronics and Telecommunication from the College of Engineering Pune.

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About EMSI Health
EMSI Health serves a broad base of industries providing information solutions to help our clients be fiscally healthy. With a 40-year history cultivating deep knowledge and industry expertise, we improve health status, support risk adjustment efforts, keep workplaces safe, and support healthcare clinical research.

EMSI Health is a business unit of Examination Management Services, Inc. (EMSI). EMSI is a medical information services provider serving health plans, life and property/casualty insurers, wellness companies, research firms and employers. We utilize proprietary networks of professionals with technology-enhanced processes to collect and deliver powerful information to our clients for improved outcomes and business success. Learn more about EMSI at www.emsinet.com/EMSI-Health.