Bill Shea

by Rachad Davis

April 21, 2016

Vice President, Healthcare Business Consulting,

Mr. Shea leads the Health Plan Consulting practice at Cognizant.  He is a senior executive and healthcare industry leader with twenty five years of experience in management consulting to Health Plans and Providers.  He has significant experience in strategy and operations in the areas of business transformation, consumerism, connected health, and network and product development.   He is a frequent speaker at national conferences including AHIP, World Health Care Congress, HIMSS, MESC and others.

Bill has years of hands-on practical experience helping healthcare stakeholders to improve business and operational performance by fully utilizing their technology and human capital assets.  Mr. Shea has worked with major health plans and health systems across the country, helping clients to prioritize their strategic investments and opportunities and to successfully execute business and IT initiatives.   Bill has led numerous transformation programs for health plans assisting them in optimizing the impact of business strategies on processes and technology.

Prior to joining Cognizant, Mr. Shea held leadership positions with IBM Global Services, Deloitte Consulting, CSC Healthcare and the Pacific Business Group on Health.