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Health Transformation Alliance Announces Appointment of Dr. Glenn Steele as Vice Chairman

April 15, 2016

Dr. Glenn Steele, Geisinger Health System's former CEO and an experienced leader known for his innovative and transformative leadership in the health care sector, was this week appointed Vice Chairman of the Health Transformation Alliance.  Dr. Steele has been recognized five times as one of the nation's "Most Influential Physician Executives" and listed five times on Modern Healthcare's "100 Most Influential People in Healthcare."  The HTA is an alliance of HR Policy member companies who have joined together to improve the way health care benfits will be purchased for employees in an effort create better health care outcomes.  Dr. Steele, with an expansive knowledge of the health care industry, will provide his expertise to all major strategic decisions.  "Dr. Steele is a well-known health care expert with the experience of a true insider," said Kevin Cox, the Chief Human Resource Officer at American Express and Chairman of the HTA.  "Under his leadership, Geisinger Health System emerged as one of the most progressive and impressive health care systems in the country.  He will play an invaluable role in building on the many activities we have undertaken since our launch in February.  He is the perfect addition to a team that has been hard at work over the last two months."