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Head of Healthworx (Innovation and Strategic Investments)
Baltimore Maryland UNITED STATES
Ricardo is the leader of HealthWorx, a new program from CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield that incubates innovative products and services to create reimbursement coverage with evidence development. Ricardo joined CareFirst in 2011. Among other responsibilities, he leads CareFirst’s strategic ventures and corporate development efforts - partnering with companies that bring new technologies and scientific developments to CareFirst members that have the potential to improve health, quality of care, and cost-efficiency. Prior to his current position, Mr. Johnson was Special Assistant to the CEO of CareFirst and practiced health law.