Daniel Prewitt has been appointed as the new Senior Vice President of Catasys. The news was announced today. Prewitt will be responsible for leading the Company’s sales to health plans and self-funded employers.
Prewitt brings over 25 years of experience in healthcare sales and management to the growing Catasys team, with a proven track record of success with health plans as well as third-party administrator health systems and accountable care organizations.
“We’re pleased to welcome Dan in this critical role as the Company continues to broaden our platform to serve our health plan partners and their members with untreated behavioral health conditions,” commented Carol Murdock, chief commercial officer. “We believe Dan’s years of experience in healthcare, specifically in population health including disease management, telehealth and wellness, will be an asset in driving new partnerships.”
Prewitt most recently served as the chief revenue officer at diabetes insulin management company Hygieia, Inc., where he was responsible for customer acquisition and growth. Prior to this, Prewitt served as senior vice president and general manager of the health plan division at AMC Health, a leading remote patient monitoring and care management organization. His healthcare career also includes a track record of success with companies such as Healthways, Optum and McKesson as well as early pioneers including LifeMasters and Health Decisions International.
“I’m thrilled to join the Company at an inflection point for the industry as health plans and employers recognize and address the criticality of the mind-body connection to better health. As one of the pioneers in identifying and engaging members who have untreated behavioral health conditions that drive up medical cost, Catasys provides me with a unique value proposition to bring to market,” said Prewitt.