Will Saunders is Senior Vice President and Group President of Government Healthcare Solutions at Xerox, the national leader in state healthcare program administration. We support more than 23 million program recipients and processes nearly 550 million Medicaid healthcare claims annually.
An ardent and enthusiastic career healthcare professional, Saunders strongly believes in the power of technology to improve health outcomes. Before his appointment to group president, Saunders previously held multiple positions within Government Healthcare Solutions overseeing service delivery and operations, as well as directing strategy and product development.
From 2004 to 2007, Saunders was president of Heritage Information Systems until it was acquired by the company. Under his direction, the business entered into the Electronic Health Record (EHR) and Health Information Exchange market.
Prior to joining Heritage, Saunders held leadership positions with Per-Se Technologies and Price Waterhouse, and was a certified public accountant in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Saunders received his Bachelor of Science in Commerce from the University of Virginia. He also served as a member of the Health Information Communication and Data Exchange Taskforce, supporting the National Governors Association’s State Alliance for e-Health on electronic health information exchange issues.
Saunders holds a BS in Commerce from the University of Virginia.
Government Healthcare Trends and Issues
Government healthcare officials face many pressures in deploying and managing successful assistance programs, from securing financing to balancing policy decisions. Also, technology has become a key factor, as federal directives push states toward more automated and integrated systems. Among the issues he can discuss are:
- Government health program administration, including Medicaid information systems and enrollment broker services
- Pharmacy benefits management
- Quality management in healthcare
- Healthcare population management Healthcare informatics, including electronic health record applications
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