Don Antonucci named CEO of Providence Health Plan

Providence Health Plan (PHP) announced Don Antonucci as chief executive officer (CEO) on Monday. 

 

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Antonucci formerly served as senior vice president of growth at Blue Shield of California where he was responsible for strategic initiatives across different commercial and consumer lines of business. Before Blue Shield of California, he served as the president for Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon and Regence BlueShield in Seattle, Washington. 

He also previously served as the chief business officer for 10xHealth, a start-up focused on reducing costs of medical utilization for members through a quality improvement process. 

Antonucci said:

“I am thrilled to be joining Providence Health Plan and to continue the organization’s Mission of being a champion for our communities. I share Providence’s belief that health care is a fundamental human right and we have a responsibility to address the health inequalities that continue to impact our country. As the leader of PHP, I look forward to working with the team to promote health equity and deliver on Providence’s vision of Health for a Better World.”

Antonucci has also engaged with State of Reform as a speaker and columnist.