Amerigroup Texas Names Health Plan President

amerigroup.130034TAHP Member Amerigroup Texas last week announced Tisch Scott has been named health plan president, effective immediately. Scott, a 24-year industry veteran, succeeds LeAnn Behrens who was recently named president of the organization’s West Region Medicaid operations.

Scott, who joined Amerigroup in 2004, most recently served as regional vice president and chief operating officer of Amerigroup Texas. In this role, she was responsible for the day to day operations for the health plan, serving the state’s Medicaid beneficiaries. Scott also served in several roles including chief operating officer of both Georgia and Illinois health plans as well as vice president of provider relations and contracting. Prior to joining Amerigroup, she worked for Prudential Healthcare, UnitedHealthcare, MMC 20/20, Inc. and Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. Scott holds a B.S. in Business Administration.

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