BATON ROUGE, La.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/eqhealth?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#eqhealthlt;/agt;–eQHealth Solutions, a leader in population health management for
commercial and government entities, announced that Dr. Alan Dudley
Mease, MD, FAAP, COL/USA(Ret) has been named the new Medical Director
for eQHealth’s Arkansas division.
Dr. Mease is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of
Medicine, completed his residency at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center and
fellowship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He also holds board
certifications with the American Board of Pediatrics and the American
Board of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.
Prior to joining eQHealth, Dr. Mease served as an Adjunct Associate
Professor of Public Health Behavior and Health Education at the Fay W.
Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for
Medical Sciences and Medical Director, Child and Adolescent Health for
the Arkansas Department of Health. He also has more than 30 years
clinical experience with the U.S. Army (both active and inactive duty)
and extensive experience in pediatric clinical practice both in the
United States and in China. Additionally, Dr. Mease dedicated himself to
research early in his career spanning a variety of topics including
experimental pathology, allergy and infectious disease and was on the
forefront of telemedicine research serving as the director of what is
now known as the Army’s Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research
Center (TATRC) South. Lastly, Dr. Mease has published extensively on
many pediatric topics.
“I am very pleased to have Dr. Mease join our team in Arkansas. His vast
experience in clinical practice, health information technology and prior
work with the state of Arkansas make him well suited to the Arkansas
contract’s work including medical management technology and services for
the Arkansas Department of Human Services, for the Division of Aging,
Adult and Behavioral Health Services,” said Vicky Ducworth, Senior Vice
President, Government Programs, eQHealth Solutions.
The Arkansas Division began its work for the state January 1, 2019. In
his new role, Dr. Mease will provide expertise and guidance to the
eQHealth team to assure the safe keeping and good care of one of
Arkansas’ most vulnerable populations.
About eQHealth Solutions
Founded in 1986, eQHealth Solutions is a population health management
and technology solutions company that touches millions of lives annually
throughout the nation. Our high-tech and high-touch models include
innovative technology solutions and care coordination services and focus
on outcomes and optimization of provider and payer networks. eQHealth
serves a variety of entities including federal, state and commercial
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