Navvis Announces Courtney Fortner as President and CEO, Furthering Commitment to Healthcare Transformation

Courtney Fortner, President and CEO of Navvis (Photo: Business Wire)

Courtney Fortner, President and CEO of Navvis (Photo: Business Wire)

Innovative healthcare leader continues to advance Navvis’ mission to transform healthcare delivery and drive performance in value-based care

ST. LOUIS, May 8, 2024–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Navvis, a leading population health company, today announced the promotion of Courtney Fortner to President and Chief Executive Officer. With a proven track record in healthcare transformation, Fortner will guide the company’s continued business growth and generate new capabilities to further accelerate healthcare transformation and improve performance in healthcare based on value.

Fortner brings a broad range of experience working with medical practices as they optimize the delivery of new models of care, and health systems as they transform their business models to deliver value. Since joining Navvis in 2016, Fortner has been instrumental in expanding the company’s capabilities and driving exponential growth. Under his leadership, Navvis now serves more than 3 million patients across 11 markets, cementing its status as a national leader in value-based care and healthcare transformation.

“Courtney’s leadership, commitment to our customers and true grit have fueled Navvis’ success over the years,” said Mike Farris, CEO of Surround Care, Navvis’ parent company. “Her leadership capabilities, spanning operational rigor, visionary strategy, talent mentoring and passion for driving the business, make her the ideal choice to lead Navvis into the future.” Under his leadership, I am confident that Navvis will continue to thrive and play a meaningful role. impact on our partners and on the lives of the people we serve.

Throughout her tenure at Navvis, Fortner has held several strategic positions, including Florida Market President and Senior Vice President of Practice Optimization, Director of Client Services, and most recently, director of operations. His ability to develop and implement innovative solutions has been instrumental in helping Navvis’ health system, physician enterprise and health plan partners achieve world-class care performance based on the value.

As president and CEO of the company, Fortner will focus on accelerating Navvis’ growth, fostering strategic partnerships and enhancing the company’s capabilities to enable greater accessibility, quality, access, experience and equity of care. Her deep understanding of healthcare operations and acumen for transforming healthcare delivery make her uniquely qualified to lead Navvis in its mission of industry transformation and performance improvement. Fortner will also continue her role as director of operations at Surround Care.

“I am honored to take on this new role at Navvis,” Fortner said. “With our exceptional team and valued partners, we will continue to push the boundaries of healthcare innovation, ensuring more people have access to affordable, high-quality care.” Our mission to transform healthcare delivery has never been more important, and I am determined to lead Navvis to make a lasting impact. »

About Navvis
Navvis is the leading population health company driving performance in value-based care. As an operating partner to some of the nation’s most innovative health systems, physician companies and health plans, we deliver solutions that accelerate the journey to value-based care. Our approach is market-based: we respect the unique needs of each community’s populations, including access to care, culture, values ​​and capabilities. Together with our partners, we are setting a new national standard for healthcare performance that delivers the affordability, quality, access and experience all patients deserve.

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