PHILADELPHIA – October 2, 2018 –Turn-Key Health (TKH), an Enclara Healthcare company, serving health plans, provider organizations and their members who experience a serious or advanced illness, announces that healthcare leader Nancy-Ann DeParle, one of the country’s prominent experts on healthcare policy, management and financing, has been appointed to its Board of Directors. DeParle previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy, as well as the Director of the White House Office of Health Reform, in the President Obama administration. In addition, she was formerly the director of the Health Care Financing Administration (now the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) under President Clinton. DeParle is a co-founding partner of the private equity firm Consonance Capital Partners, LLC. She currently serves on the board of directors of Enclara Healthcare, HCA Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: HCA) and CVS Health (NYSE: CVS).
Greer Myers, president, Turn-Key, says, “We are very excited about the strong interest in Turn-Key’s unique model, which delivers high reach and frequency in-home, structured palliative care. Nancy-Ann’s background and prior work on advancing the Affordable Care Act and promoting novel approaches to solving complex healthcare issues will be invaluable to Turn-Key Health. Her guidance will improve our disruptive solution that improves the availability and delivery of community-based palliative care to those populations suffering from a serious or advanced illness.”
DeParle has served as a trustee or director of multiple corporate and not-for-profit organizations, including managing director of Healthcare at CCMP Capital Advisors, LP and senior advisor/managing director to J.P. Morgan Partners, LLC. Her board positions have included Noble Environmental Power, Cerner, Medco Health Solutions, Boston Scientific Corporation, Guidant, CareMore Health Plan, Legacy Hospital Partners, DaVita HealthCare Partners, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Health Affairs and Triad Hospitals.
DeParle says, “Turn-Key Health’s mission to support health plan members who are struggling with a serious or advanced illness resonates with my personal beliefs and professional goals. Innovation that broadens access to structured community-based palliative care is long overdue. This appointment is meaningful to me, and I look forward to playing a role in improving quality of life for the nation’s most fragile population.”
About Turn-Key Health
Turn-Key Health, an Enclara Healthcare company, serves health plans, provider organizations and their members who are experiencing a serious or advanced illness. Its Palliative Illness Management™ (PIM™) model introduces a new, innovative option to improve care quality, address costs and reduce burdens associated with life-limiting illnesses.