Welltok appoints Rob Scavo president and COO

Friday February 10, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Welltok, Rob Scavo, Jeff Margolis


DENVER -- Welltok, a leading consumer health enterprise software as a service company, announced the appointment of Rob Scavo as president and chief operating officer.

Scavo is a veteran healthcare technology executive with 28 years of selling and delivering enterprise software for the healthcare industry.Welltok_logoUSE_1

"Rob is a rare executive who has touched and managed nearly every aspect of a healthcare information technology and services business," said Jeff Margolis, Welltok chairman and CEO.

"He is an infectiously energetic leader, and will no doubt make a huge and immediate impact on exceeding customer expectations, motivating employees and building fruitful partnerships.

“Rob will continue to advance our industry-leading CaféWell Health Optimization Platform, as well as our advanced analytics and consumer engagement services to further our mission of creating a world where every healthcare consumer can achieve and sustain their optimal health."

Scavo most recently served as president of payer markets at TriZetto, now owned by Cognizant. He led new business development for Cognizant's Healthcare vertical and top-line growth for TriZetto's 350+ payer clients (national, regional and Blues) with approximately $1 billion in yearly revenue. 

He previously worked for PacifiCare Health Systems (now owned by UnitedHealthcare) and for Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), helping healthcare clients define and implement IT strategies.

"I have spent the past three decades building innovative solutions for the 'sickcare' world, and look forward to filling the void in the consumer health world with Welltok's unrivaled Health Optimization capabilities," said Scavo.

"I am thrilled to be joining Welltok at such a pivotal time for the company as population health managers are increasingly recognizing the need for a consumer-centric enterprise platform."

Welltok works with population health managers across the spectrum of the healthcare industry including payers, large employers, government programs (Medicare and Medicaid) and providers. Its enterprise platform applies sophisticated consumer analytics, integrates health improvement programs, engages and guides consumers, as well as recognizes and rewards individuals for participating in activities to optimize their health.