Bruce Bullen

Bruce Bullen

Bruce Michael Bullen (born 15 April 1947) is an American government and health care executive located in Boston, Massachusetts. As of August 2008 and current Chief Operating Officer of [] Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, a non-profit healthcare services entity formed from the merger of the Harvard Community Health Plan and Pilgrim Health Care. [] Bruce M. Bullen is its Chief Operating Officer, and Harvard Pilgrim has been ranked as the best or one of the top three health plans in America three years in a row.

Mr. Bullen was the former Commissioner of the Division of Medical Assistance in Massachusetts (DMA), where he was responsible for the administration of the Medicaid program. Prior to DMA, Bullen worked on the Senate Budget Ways & Means Committee. At DMA, Bullen was described as one of the most visionary and respected Medicaid directors in the country ["Value Purchasers in Health Care: Seven Case Studies," Milbank Memorial Fund. September 2001] .

In 1999, Bullen left state government to become Chief Operating Officer at the troubled Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan, which was falling into bankruptcy. Today, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care has over 1,000,000 members and is the highest rated health care plan in New England. Harvard Pilgrim Health Care was also named the #1 health plan in America in a joint ranking by U.S. News & World Report and the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). Harvard Pilgrim is the only health plan to earn the nation’s top rating from NCQA two years in a row [ [ "2005 Annual Report: Highlights and Financials," Harvard Pilgrim Health Care website] ] . Bullen's efforts and leadership are widely recognized as key factors in Harvard Pilgrim's turnaround.

Bruce Bullen lives in Weston, Massachusetts with his wife Maria Krokidas, a Massachusetts lawyer, and their three children, Alexandra, George, and John.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Bruce Bagemihl — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bruce Bagemihl es un biólogo, lingüista y escritor canadiense. Tras su paso por la escuela, Bagemihl estudió Biología. En 1988 Bagemihl obtuvo un doctorado en Lingüística en la Universidad de la Columbia… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Bruce Bagemihl — (* 1962) ist ein kanadischer Biologe, Linguist und Autor. Leben Nach seiner Schulzeit studierte Bagemihl Biologie. In Linguistik erreichte Bagemihl 1988 einen Ph.D. an der University of British Columbia.[1] Bagemihl veröffentlichte unter anderem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HMS Bullen (K469) — HMS Bullen was a Buckley class Captain class frigate during World War II. Named after Captain Charles Bullen of HMS|Britannia|1762|6 at the battle of Trafalgar.The Commanding Officer was Lt Cdr A.H. Parrish RN.inkingThe submarine U 775 torpedoed… …   Wikipedia

  • Cold Feet — For other uses, see Cold feet (disambiguation). Cold Feet Cold Feet intertitle Genre Comedy drama Created by …   Wikipedia

  • List of Onedin Line episodes — The Onedin Line episode list shows details of the 91 episodes of the BBC television series The Onedin Line. Contents 1 Series 1 2 Series 2 3 …   Wikipedia

  • Großbritannien — (Great Britain, hierzu Karte »Großbritannien«), die große, England, Wales und Schottland umfassende Insel, ein Name, der bei der Vereinigung Schottlands mit England zu Einem Reich (6. Mai 1707) wieder geltend gemacht wurde, im Gegensatz zu… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Streetcore — Studio album by Joe Strummer and The Mescaleros Released 21 October 2003 …   Wikipedia

  • Бэйджмил, Брюс — Брюс Бэйджмил (англ. Bruce Bagemihl; род. 1962(1962))  канадский специалист в области лингвистики и когнитивистики[1], биолог[2][3][4] …   Википедия

  • Sea shanty — For the song Sea Shanty by Quasi, see Featuring Birds For the album Sea Shanties by English band High Tide, see High Tide (band). Sailors sang shanties while performing shipboard labor A shanty (also spelled chantey , chanty ) is a type of work… …   Wikipedia

  • Alces — Dieser Artikel befasst sich mit dem Tier namens Elch. Für eine andere Bedeutung siehe Elch (Netzkultur) und als Wappentier in der Heraldik, siehe Elch (Wappentier) Elch Elch (Alces alces) Systematik …   Deutsch Wikipedia