Jose Quesada, M.D., M.B.A. is Senior Director of Global Clinical Operations at Cigna. Prior to working at Cigna, Dr. Quesada was the Medical Director for Bupa Global Market Unit responsible for designing strategies to support a worldwide provider’s network for customers in more than 190 countries. Previously, he was the Director of Clinical Operations for Bupa Latin America.
Prior to joining Bupa, Dr. Quesada was Director of Finance and Operations at University of Miami Health System where he managed the relationship with international insurance companies and TPAs to provide access to thousands of international patients.
Dr. Quesada received his Medical Degree from Carabobo University and his Master of Business Administration from IESA in Venezuela. He also earned a certificate in Managing Healthcare Delivery from Harvard Business School and a certificate in International Healthcare Management from the University of Miami.
He has extensive experience in payer provider contracting, healthcare operations, revenue cycle, and strategic financial planning. He has held several executive positions in Latin America, the Middle East and the U.S.
At the World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress, Dr. Quesada will speak at the 4th Medical Director’s Summit. The Summit will feature high-level discussions with leaders from top U.S. and International Hospitals and Insurance Companies. At the 4th Medical Director Summit, you will learn how to build a stellar global healthcare program that will attract the “Rockstar Doctors®” and other healthcare leaders of tomorrow. This summit is invitation only.
Dr. Quesada will also speak at the 3rd Global Medical Network Director Summit. This Summit will bring together the most senior leaders from across the Globe to share their insights, case studies and best practices. Dr. Quesada will present on the topic of hospital ranking systems. This session will discuss patient choice versus insurance network relationship versus medical director input.