Solis Health Plans and Board Appoint Efrain Duarte as CEO and Michael Lynch as COO
Former CEO Daniel Hernández will assume the role of Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors
MIAMI, August 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Solis Health Plans, a 4-Star Florida Medicare Advantage Plan, is pleased to announce the appointment of Efrain Duarte as CEO and Michael Lynch as COO. Former CEO Daniel Hernández will assume the role of Executive Chairman of the Board with a focus on growth strategy.
“Together with the Board of Directors, we have been working on a growth and transition plan to take both provider and payer to the next level. We are pleased to welcome Efrain and Michael to Solis Health Plans and know that they will continue our mission to transform healthcare with Medicare Advantage solutions that are seamless, connected and efficient for our members and providers.” said Executive Chairman of the Board, Daniel Hernández.
“I am excited to join Solis Health Plans and continue to grow the business, bringing value to members and providers,” said Efrain DuarteCEO.
Mr. Duarte is a distinguished healthcare executive and physician with 13 years of experience at leading healthcare organizations (Simply, Better Health, Clear Health Alliance, Amerigroup, and Health Sun) in achieving profitable results, statewide expansions, member retention strategies, developing new product offerings and driving operational efficiencies.
Mr. Lynch joins Solis Health Plans from Cano Health, bringing over 30 years of experience in the health insurance industry. Lynch was responsible for finance for Humana’s SE and led contracts for Humana’s South Florida Market. Lynch served as Vice President of Network Administration for CarePlus’ start-up operation and developed the business strategy that led to a $450 million sale within 2 years of start-up. Additionally, he has worked with Vista and Summit Health Plans to implement approximately $20 million cost reduction initiatives.
Solis Health Plans uses innovative technology to simplify the process for providers by streamlining authorizations and payments. Through this process, providers are freed from paperwork and can focus on providing the level of care and service that results in better outcomes for members of Solis Health Plans.
About Solis Health Plans
Solis Health Plans is a community-driven Florida Medicare Advantage health plan offering an exceptional member experience and exceptional service to its members, providers, and brokers. Solis offers competitive plans with extended benefits in multiple counties. Business is locally based and identifies itself as the non-corporate plane: personal versus bureaucratic, innovative versus risk averse, and responsible versus ambiguous. Solis Health Plans is committed to exceeding expectations and being the plan of choice for the communities it serves, with the goal of achieving better health care outcomes.
For more information about Solis Health Plans, please visit www.solishealthplans.com.
Solis Health Plans is an NCQA-accredited 4-star HMO with a Medicare contract and a contract with the Florida Medicaid program for dual-eligibility beneficiaries. Enrollment in Solis Health Plans is dependent on contract renewal.
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