Molina Healthcare (“Molina” or “Company”) today announced the appointment of Brian Maddy as plan president of Molina Healthcare of Oklahoma as the Company continues to build its commitment to the state’s Medicaid program.
A long-time Oklahoman, Maddy brings decades of leadership experience in the health care industry and a strong commitment to supporting underserved populations. Most recently he served as chief strategy officer for OU Health, Oklahoma’s leading academic health system, and was formerly CEO for OU Physicians, the faculty practice for OU Health. His combined leadership roles drove significant business growth while improving access and quality for patients. Maddy also led the development of collaborative partnerships between physicians and hospitals creating clinically integrated networks that increased patient access and delivered improved quality outcomes.
As CEO for OU Physicians, Maddy led an 1100 provider group practice, 72 clinical sites, and a staff of 1300. Concurrently, he served as president of Academic Physicians Insurance Company, a Vermont captive insurance company. While CEO, Maddy assisted in developing innovative initiatives to improve patient and provider experience resulting in OU Health becoming a recognized national leader.
“Brian shares Molina’s unwavering dedication to not only serving Oklahomans’ health care needs, but also to helping address health care gaps that may exist due to socioeconomic factors throughout the state,” said Marc Russo, executive vice president of health plans of Molina Healthcare. “Brian is an accomplished and experienced executive with a long and proven history of driving transformational change and leading business growth in Oklahoma.”
Maddy holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Phillips University in Enid, Oklahoma, and is a May 2021 candidate for a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Oklahoma. He is a former board member of several organizations benefitting public health including executive chair of Heartland Health, Oklahoma’s largest Medicaid MCO. Maddy was also chief of staff for the Oklahoma Senate where he served as the lead policy advisor in the creation of the state’s current Medicaid program.
About Molina Healthcare
Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, provides managed healthcare services under the Medicaid and Medicare programs and through the state insurance marketplaces. Through its locally operated health plans, Molina Healthcare served approximately 4.0 million members as of September 30, 2020. For more information about Molina Healthcare, please visit molinahealthcare.com.