Biography

Charles Maynard has over 20 years experience in healthcare management and has held a variety of leadership positions in strategic planning, hospital and physician relations, provider rate development and managed care contracting.

Most recently, Mr. Maynard was a Director of Contracting for CIGNA HealthCare, responsible for risk and non-risk PHO, hospital and physician negotiations in New England. An acknowledged leader in the market, Mr. Maynard has earned a reputation for his skillful negotiation, fairness and willingness to reach reasonable compromise. Experienced in the volatility of the healthcare industry, Mr. Maynard was a sought after resource in the preparation for and active involvement in related mediation, arbitration and litigation.

Prior to moving to New England, Mr. Maynard held senior management positions in healthcare in the Cleveland market as the PHO Director for a suburban physician organization and a Strategic Planning Director at University Hospitals Health System, the region’s largest biomedical research facility and academic medical center.