FARMINGTON, CT (January 31, 2017) – ConnectiCare, one of Connecticut’s leading health plans, is happy to announce that Barbara Vernon has joined the company as Vice President of Middle Market and Large Group Sales and Account Management.
Ms. Vernon is a proven sales and account management leader bringing 25+ years of health plan strategy experience to her new position at ConnectiCare. She has spent her career working in the tri-state area and most recently held a senior leadership position with HealthyCT. Barbara has extensive experience working with the brokerage community and employer groups with more than 50 employees. “I’m excited to work with brokers and employer group customers on ConnectiCare’s mission to make it easy for our members to get the care they need. I look forward to continuing the service excellence ConnectiCare is known for,” said Ms. Vernon.
Roberta Wachtelhausen, Senior Vice President and Chief Sales and Marketing Officer said “Barbara is a great addition to our leadership team and we are excited to have her onboard. Her talents will help us continue to grow and bring new and innovative products and services to our customers.”
ConnectiCare is a leading health plan in the state of Connecticut. ConnectiCare’s mission is to make it easy for members to get the care they need. A local company for over 35 years, ConnectiCare has a full range of products and services for businesses, municipalities, individuals and those who are Medicare-eligible. A subsidiary of EmblemHealth, ConnectiCare leads the individual, Medicare and small group markets in the state, and is ranked among the top commercial health plans in the nation, according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance. For more information, visit connecticare.com. To learn about ConnectiCare’s health insurance plans, visit chooseconnecticare.com.