MADISON, Wis.—July 10, 2023—The WPS Health Insurance division has a new Vice President of Execution and Service Delivery. Nicole Oishi brings with her more than 30 years of health care experience, with more than 15 years in executive leadership roles.
“I am incredibly excited and honored to join WPS and become part of the team,” Oishi said.
Oishi was the Chief Operating and Experience Officer at Asserta Health in Salt Lake City, Utah, prior to joining WPS. There, she was responsible for increasing revenue, creating and deploying products, strategic planning, and more. Prior to that, she held leadership positions at other large health care companies such as Matrix Medical Network in Scottsdale, Arizona; Collective Medical in Salt Lake City; and Cambia Health Solutions/The Regence Group in Portland, Oregon, where she was the General Manager for self-funded group health plans and Vice President of Clinical Services across all lines of business.
With a broad health care background, Oishi, who began her career as a nurse, is skilled in using innovative technology platforms and tools to solve challenges. She knows all about the development and growth of health insurance products, including self-funded/ASO, fully insured, and individual health plans as well as Medicare and Medicaid. She also has experience in customer success, service delivery, operations, moving culture forward, closing sales, driving growth, and advancing customer relationships and strategic partnerships.
“I am thrilled for Nicole to join the Health Insurance division leadership team,” John Stephens, Chief Commercial Officer, said. “Nicole has a fantastic track record and will be a big asset for WPS on our path to building a thriving business.”
Wisconsin Physicians Service Insurance Corporation (WPS Health Solutions), founded in 1946, is a nationally regarded benefits administrator for a variety of U.S. government programs and a leading not-for-profit health insurer in Wisconsin. WPS Health Solutions serves active-duty and retired military personnel, seniors, individuals, and families in Wisconsin, across the U.S., and around the world. WPS Health Solutions, headquartered in Madison, Wis., has more than 2,600 employees. Within the enterprise, there are three divisions: WPS Government Health Administrators, WPS Military and Veterans Health, and WPS Health Insurance/WPS Health Plan/EPIC Specialty Benefits. For more information, please visit wpshealthsolutions.com.