ST. LOUIS — Today, Lumeris, a pioneer in population health management solutions headquartered in St. Louis, announced that Andrew Cole joined the company as Chief Human Resources and Organizational Development Officer. In this position, Cole will play a key role in aligning Lumeris’ Human Resources functions to support business growth as the demand increases for our proven population health management solution.
“We’re excited to welcome Andrew to the Lumeris team,” said Michael Long, Chairman and CEO of Lumeris. “Andrew brings insightfulness and hands-on experience that will be an asset to our Human Resources team as our organization expands to serve new clients and positions itself to meet the need for our Population Health Services Organization (PHSO) solution.”
Cole brings a proven track record of success in strategic human resources with dynamic, high growth companies. For more than two decades, he’s been responsible for the oversight of human resources initiatives, corporate talent strategy, leadership development and change management for global companies undergoing significant transformations. Over the past five years, Lumeris’ headcount has tripled. Cole’s depth of experience will be critical in ensuring Lumeris’ success as the organization anticipates continued hyper-growth over the years to come in order to deliver on the high expectations of our customers.
Prior to Lumeris, Cole was the Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Goldstein Group Management. He’s also worked with high-tech companies such as A123 Systems and Schneider Electric, and held a global position in the Vegetable Seed division of Monsanto.
“I feel at home working with teams in complex industries,” said Cole. “I am excited about the opportunity and growth at Lumeris, and I’m eager to help lead the company toward our bright future.”
Cole lives in St. Louis with his wife, Denise, and their four children. He earned a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from Regis University in Denver, Colorado. Cole is co-author of a book entitled, ‘Executing Your Business Transformation.”
Lumeris is a pioneer in population health management solutions. Through our operations, technology and consulting services, we enable healthcare organizations to successfully make the journey from volume- to value-based care. We help health systems create Population Health Services Organizations and define populations for risk. We empower providers and their accountable care teams with process improvement strategies, technology tools and clinical workflows to manage their patients and populations effectively. We work collaboratively with payers to ensure the right contracts, measures and incentives are in place to influence physician behavior and drive quality, cost and utilization performance. The depth and breadth of Lumeris’ solutions—combined with its decade of experience in value-based care—make the company an ideal partner for any healthcare organization seeking to transform its business and care-delivery model and remarkably improve its clinical and financial outcomes. For more information, call 1.888.586.3747 or visit Lumeris.com.