Chad Thyes Joins Cognosante as General Manager and Sr. Vice President, Civilian and J.Lodge

Jul 18, 2019 | News

FALLS CHURCH, VA—July 18, 2019—Cognosante, a leader in technology solutions for health and social services programs for Federal and state public health agencies, announced that Chad Thyes has joined as General Manager and Sr. Vice President of its Civilian Health and J.Lodge business groups.

“The addition of key leadership roles such as Chad’s is critical to our strategic growth plans. Chad’s proven experience and depth of knowledge within CMS and with the customer experience overall will be invaluable as we seek to grow our Civilian partnerships,” said President James Gordon.

Chad will also lead Cognosante’s J.Lodge group as they continue to enhance and expand its solution offering around contact center quality assurance and performance analytics solutions to the commercial and government sectors.

Chad joins Cognosante with experience from General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), where he served as Program Vice President, responsible for leading business process outsourcing and multi-channel customer engagement for US health provider networks, Federal health agencies and the University of Maryland system.

“I am excited to join Cognosante at such a pivotal time. Working with this talented team on a growth strategy that strengthens our existing partnerships and also looks to the future is a wonderful opportunity. I look forward to applying my leadership experience and health industry insights to design solutions that support a broader set of Civilian and commercial organizations in the coming months and years,” said Chad Thyes.

About Cognosante

Cognosante provides technology solution and business process outsourcing to Federal, state, and local government health agencies. The company has nearly three decades of experience working with 48 states and the Federal government, developing, managing, and executing large, complex health information programs. Its expertise includes Medicaid; Medicare; military and Veterans’ health; the health insurance marketplace; data standards and analytics; modular system development and integration; and fraud, waste, and abuse detection and prevention.

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