Navitus Health Solutions appoints Lisa Erickson and Joseph Swedish to its Board of Directors

– USA, WI –  Navitus Health Solutions, LLC today announced the appointments of Lisa Erickson and Joseph Swedish to its Board of Directors.

About Lisa Erickson

Lisa Erickson is Medica’s President and CEO, having joined as CFO in 2023. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of Medica Holding Company, which oversees its family of businesses, including Dean Health Plan.

Lisa Erickson has more than 30 years of experience in a wide range of industries. Before joining Medica, she served as SVP at Optum, where she led pharmacy network contracting and relationships, network operations, and pricing and underwriting. She also served as CFO of OptumInsight, and in financial leadership roles at several other organizations, including Best Buy, General Mills, The Pillsbury Company, and TCF Bank. She currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Animal Humane Society and was previously a member of the Board of Trustees at the Academy of Holy Angels.

About Joseph Swedish

Joseph Swedish will also be joining the Board as a Board Member. Joseph is the former Chairman, President, and CEO of Anthem, Inc., a Fortune 22 company serving over 117 million individuals through its broad portfolio of health insurance and service subsidiaries. During his tenure, Anthem’s average share price nearly quadrupled, and operating revenue increased 39% to over $89 billion. Previous to that, he served as CEO for several major integrated healthcare delivery systems, including President and CEO of Trinity Health.

As a business executive, conservationist, and philanthropist, Joseph also serves on the Board of Directors for CDW, Mesoblast, Centrexion Therapeutics, Accelus, and The Nature Conservancy (Colorado). Modern Healthcare named him one of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare for 12 years in a row.

About Navitus

Navitus Health Solutions, LLC, owned by SSM Health and Costco Wholesale Corporation, was founded in 2003 as an alternative to traditional pharmacy benefit manager models. Navitus approaches pharmacy services fundamentally differently. We are purpose-driven to help humans and committed to removing costs from the drug supply chain to make medications more affordable for the people who need them. As an enterprise, we proudly serve over 14 million members through nearly 800 client relationships. Our transparent, fully pass-through model enables our clients to achieve their goals and drive desired health and financial outcomes.

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