George Platt serves as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Access Health Services, LLC. In this capacity, Mr. Platt manages all operations of the company. Previously, Mr. Platt has served as the Operations Director for an alliance of Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plans, the Deputy Executive Director of a 173,000-life governmental health plan and as the Information Director for a pharmacy benefits management company. He has worked with Medicare, Medicaid, and other governmental health initiatives since 2002, including implementing the Part D Retiree Drug Program for state retirees and transitioning school retirees to Part D Plans at that program’s inception in 2006.
Prior to those experiences, he worked in secure communications in the U.S. Air Force and as the Systems Administrator for the City of Little Rock Emergency Services/9-1-1 Division. These experiences gave him an extensive background in the use of technology and defined process to meet business needs.
Mr. Platt earned a Master of Science in Operations Management from the University of Arkansas. He also co-authored a poster presentation titled Using Health Risk Assessments to Influence the Structure of Health Benefits presented at the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting in 2007.
Mr. Platt is recognized by America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) as having earned the Managed Healthcare Professional (MHP), a Fellow, Health Insurance Advanced Studies (FHIAS), and a Professional for Academy Healthcare Management (PAHM).