Barbara Nader-Sims

by Jasmine Batchelor

July 11, 2019

Vice President, Strategic Transformation,
Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island

Barbara Nader-Sims is the Vice President of Strategic Transformation for Neighborhood Health Plan of RI. In this role she leads Neighborhood’s effort to streamline company practices while implementing the necessary changes to ensure sustainable growth and thus an industry leading Member and Provider experience.

Barbara has extensive health care payer experience with a portfolio ranging from senior leadership roles to consulting implementation engagements. Her demonstrated ability to align people, processes, and technology with business strategy has been the key to her repeated success.

Prior to Neighborhood, Nader-Sims worked for Beacon Health Options as the CEO of the Georgia Collaborative ASO, before which she was their Vice President of Operations Transformation Strategy. Her extensive experience can be tied to key industry organizations to include: DELL, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, DXC Technology, United Healthcare, and McKesson to name a few.

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