June 06, 2022
Welcome, Cheryl Morrison-Bornstein
Providence Health Plan (PHP) is pleased to share that Cheryl Morrison-Bornstein has been named Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Cheryl will oversee the day-to-day operational and administrative functions of PHP and design innovative operating models to support the organization’s overall growth strategy.
Cheryl joins PHP from Blue Shield of California, where she served as Vice President of Growth Operations, Commercial and Consumer Markets. During her tenure with Blue Shield of California, she was responsible for the development and execution of strategic operating models across multiple lines of business. She also oversaw company-wide efforts to drive growth, improve operations, and grow capabilities and services through innovative technology.
“I’m elated to join PHP and help the organization continue to reach its growth and transformation goals,” said Morrison-Bornstein. “I am looking forward to the opportunity to work alongside passionate and dedicated caregivers who are committed to bettering the overall health of our communities. I have a deep passion for helping others and align closely with Providence’s belief that all people deserve access to the best possible care.”
Cheryl has nearly 20 years of healthcare experience and has played a pivotal role in developing and executing successful growth strategies across multiple organizations. Throughout her career, she has helped healthcare organizations reimagine and deploy solutions that drive transformation and innovation across all lines of business. Recently she oversaw the launch of a commercial self-funded employer strategy and operating model at Blue Shield of California.
“We are thrilled to welcome Cheryl, her vast experience and dedication to being an impactful, results-driven leader to PHP,” said Don Antonucci, Chief Executive Officer, Providence Health Plan. “Throughout her impressive career, Cheryl has inspired her team members by delivering a clear vision resulting in the successful growth of the organizations where she previously served. Cheryl will play a crucial role in the ongoing transformation of PHP, especially as we look for new and innovative ways to better serve members while we continue to put their needs first.”
Prior to Blue Shield of California, Cheryl served as the Vice President of Client Growth Strategy at UnitedHealth Group – OptumRx where she was accountable for developing and driving initiatives which supported growth and retention functions across all medical and Rx integrated commercial business.