Accountable Health Care IPA named Mark Wright, currently a consultant with IntelliBridge Partners, as president of the Signal Hill, Calif.-based independent physician association.
Dr. George Jayatilaka, the IPA's founder and CEO, previously was also its president.
As an IntelliBridge consultant, Wright, 54, worked with Eyes Vision Plan, a specialty health plan, serving as interim president, according to an Accountable Health Care IPA news release. Wright served from 2000 to 2010 as chief of the financial oversight division at the California Department of Managed Health Care. He will head Accountable Health Care IPA's utilization management, finance and claims processing operations, according to the release.