Mike Long

Mike Long

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Essence Group Holdings Corporation and Lumeris

Mike leads Essence Healthcare and Lumeris. Essence operates healthcare’s most effective virtual integrated delivery network (vIDN) for accountable care that has received 4.5 Stars or higher from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for six straight years. Lumeris delivers technologies, methodologies and learnings to hospitals, payers and physicians committed to delivering high-quality, low-cost and high-satisfaction accountable healthcare services. Lumeris’ purpose is to slow the growth of healthcare’s $2.6 trillion in expenses while simultaneously improving clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction. An entrepreneur in healthcare, financial services and energy, Mike has led teams that built Continuum, a multi-billion dollar global leader in insurance software; Healtheon/WebMD, the largest consumer health information and transaction clearinghouse (chronicled in Michael Lewis’ best-seller, “The New, New Thing”); and NEOS, a solutions-oriented geosciences company that is leading the field in multi-measurement interpretation (of geo-datasets) and imaging of the earth’s subsurface.