by Jasmine Batchelor
November 6, 2018
Deputy Chief Information Officer and Vice President, Strategy and Partnerships,
Cambia Health Solutions
Derek Weiss is the vice president of strategy and partnerships, as well as deputy chief information officer of Cambia Health Solutions, a family of health companies based in Portland, Oregon. In his role, Derek oversees the development of technology, analytics and business solutions, driving the creation of capabilities to deliver differentiated consumer experiences for Cambia’s portfolio of companies.
Prior to joining Cambia in 2015, Derek spent 17 years with Cigna Corporation in a variety of technology, business and strategy roles including provider operations, clinical strategy, product development and digital solutions.
Derek’s health care experience extends to the frontlines of the patient experience, as early in his career he worked as a cardiothoracic surgical services registered nurse. He continues to hold a current RN license. Derek also served as an adjunct professor at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the Lally School of Management.
Derek is a graduate of the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and an MBA from the Center of Health Care and Insurance Studies.