March 8, 2017
Health Partners Plans Names Anthony Marino Vice President, IT Infrastructure and Operations
Philadelphia, PA — Health Partners Plans (HPP) announced that veteran IT management professional Anthony Marino has been named Vice President, IT Infrastructure and Operations, reporting to Senior Vice President of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer Joseph Brand. In his new role, Mr. Marino oversees the delivery of all externally and internally managed IT infrastructure used to support business processes across HPP. In addition, Mr. Marino is responsible for vendor oversight, fiscal responsibility of company-wide IT initiatives and operational and service management processes that align with quality, efficiency and agility goals.
Marino brings 30 years of experience to this position, including 13 years managing technology operations at HPP. He joined HPP in 2003 as Manager of Network Services. In this role, he oversaw a group focused on network and systems management, database administration and software development. In 2008, Marino assumed the role of HPP’s Director of Corporate Technology where he assisted the CIO in planning, designing, implementing, and maintaining HPP’s technology infrastructure. Marino also managed the Help Desk, Network & Systems Services and Telecommunications units.
“Anthony’s expertise has been an integral part of the successful implementation of many complex infrastructure technologies at HPP,” says Mr. Brand. “In the ever-changing world of technology, his knowledge will help our company continue to evolve and emerge as a technology leader, a crucial component to delivering an excellent member experience.”
Prior to joining HPP, Mr. Marino served as Senior Network/Systems Architect for Network Technologies Group, Inc., where he specialized in network access, security and VPN solutions.
Mr. Marino received his Certificate of Digital Electronics from Gloucester County Institute of Technology. He also earned an associate degree in Electronic Engineering from Camden County College. Mr. Marino lives in Mullica Hill, NJ with his wife and three children.
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Nationally recognized for its innovations in managed care, Health Partners Plans is among the top fifteen Medicaid plans in the country, one of the highest-rated in Pennsylvania and receives strong ratings for member and provider satisfaction according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance’s (NCQA) Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Ratings 2016–2017. Health Partners Plans is a not-for-profit managed health care organization serving more than 276,000 members in Southeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh/Capital region. It provides a broad range of health coverage options through Health Partners Medicare, Health Partners (Medicaid) and KidzPartners (Children’s Health Insurance Program) plans. Founded more than 30 years ago, Health Partners Plans is one of the few hospital-owned health plans in the country. Learn more about how Health Partners Plans is doing it right at HealthPartnersPlans.com, twitter.com/HPPlans and facebook.com/healthpartnersplans.
Monet T. Irving
Manager, Corporate Communications