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Chicago-Area Discovery Health Partners Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Itasca, IL – Today marks the 10th anniversary for Discovery Health Partners, a leader in payment and revenue integrity solutions for health plans.

Established in July 2008 and then operating from a suburban Chicago public library, Discovery now serves more than 60 health plans across the U.S The company launched with six employees in 2008 and today employs 206 out of its headquarters in Itasca, IL.

“In the 10 years since it was founded, Discovery Health Partners has honed its expertise in technology-powered healthcare solutions and analytics to build one of the strongest payment and revenue integrity operations in the industry,” said Jason Brown, CEO of Discovery. “For a company to make it this long in such a dynamic industry is something to really celebrate,” he added.

With a client list that includes five of the top 10 largest U.S. health plans, 12 Blues plans, more than 50 Medicare Advantage plans, and numerous regional and community plans, Discovery has been recognized consistently for its growth. The company has earned a spot on the Inc. 5000 list four years in a row and the Crain’s Fast 50 three times.

“I truly feel proud and humbled by all the teamwork, talent, and perseverance of the people I have had the honor of working with these past 10 years,” said Elizabeth Longo, General Counsel and Privacy Officer of Discovery and one of the company’s founding employees. “It is our commitment to teamwork that has enabled us to grow into the strong, dynamic, innovative company that we are today.

“From our executive offices to our call center to our account management team, and everyone in between, our employees have worked hard to make Discovery Health Partners a great place to work and a valued partner to our clients,” said Brown. “As we’re able to deliver revenue and cost savings to our clients, they are, in turn, able to put those dollars back into programs to help improve their members’ health and lower overall cost of care. That’s what drives our mission to be the best payment integrity and revenue optimization company serving healthcare payers.”

About Discovery Health Partners

Discovery Health Partners’ mission is to deliver unique, actionable analytic insights and technology-powered solutions to help healthcare payers improve payment integrity, increase revenue optimization, and maximize efficiencies with government programs. For more information, go to DiscoveryHealthPartners.com.

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