Chief Clinical Officer
Company/Employment: Security Health Plan
Bio: Melissa deGoede, Security Health Plan’s Chief Clinical Officer, is a clinician who is passionate about transforming health care through the design and delivery of innovative programs focused on quality of care, population health, through efficient, cost-effective care delivery. As a seasoned and dedicated health care leader with more than 30 years’ experience in a variety of clinical and payer settings, deGoede has a deep commitment to transforming care. deGoede is an experienced clinical leader with a background that encompasses product and operations oversight of population health organizations delivering programs in the commercial and government space, as well as, emergency and urgent care departments in the provider space. As Chief Clinical Officer for Security Health Plan, she is responsible for operational and product oversight, strategic planning and execution of clinical, quality and pharmacy programs supporting Security Health Plan members. deGoede completed her bachelor of science degree in nursing at the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh, and earned her masters of business administration with a healthcare emphasis from Lakeland College.