Los Angeles, CA
Focused on serving as a key contributor to the healthcare landscape, Lynnette Hutcherson specializes in managed care operations and advancing innovation in system delivery.
As a seasoned healthcare professional, she has worked on strategic planning in program and business development to support state, federal and dual eligible plans. She has a vast amount of experience in Medicare and Medicaid programs and deep knowledge and experience in regulatory and healthcare compliance. She has successfully led organizations through NCQA initial accreditation and reaccreditation activities.
For more than 30 years, she has overseen operating and administrative functions of publicly sponsored programs and excelled in developing large-scale strategic initiatives, program implementation and improvements, and collaboration with internal and external partners, clients, and providers.
Before joining HMA, she served in various leadership positions with managed care plan health services supporting medical management, case management, long-term services and supports, and behavioral health management.
With a passion for regulatory compliance, she has led collaborative work between health plan operations teams and regulatory compliance teams to achieve successful program development and support delegation models and performance monitoring activities for health plans, provider groups, and vendors.
For the last three years, she served as an independent consulting principal supporting a client base of health plans, provider groups, and managed service organizations in the areas of utilization management, case management, NCQA accreditation, and delegation.
A registered nurse, Lynnette earned her associate’s degree in health science/nursing from Los Angeles Southwest Community College. Her successful professional growth is attributed to her strong understanding of both administrative and health services operations as well as her in-depth understanding of the managed care arena.