Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield West Virginia has named Jason Landers as president of its West Virginia Medicaid business, Highmark Health Options.
Previously, Mr. Landers was senior vice president of Medicaid at The Health Plan, a West Virginia-based insurer. Before that, he was vice president of Highmark's Medicaid business in West Virginia, according to a Nov. 21 news release.
"We are thrilled to have Jason back at Highmark," Jim Fawcett, president of Highmark West Virginia, said. "His leadership and expertise in government markets will be invaluable as our industry sees more and more membership move to state- and federal-funded insurance programs."