Scott & White Health Plan Announces New Appointments to Leadership Team

Scott and White Health Plan (SWHP) announced the appointment of Kenneth Phenow, M.D., as the organization’s new chief medical officer. Dr. Phenow will oversee the organization’s clinical functions, including care coordination, quality improvement, clinical informatics and the establishment of programs to engage members in improving their health.

Phenow is a nationally recognized expert in patient-centered health care delivery models and has spent more than 15 years in physician leadership roles at United Healthcare, CIGNA, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Sutter Health Care. While with CIGNA and Blue Cross Blue Shield, Dr. Phenow was instrumental in the development and implementation of patient-centered medical homes (PCMH), shared savings reimbursement models and transparency programs.