Jay Martinson was appointed Chief Operating Officer at WPS Health Solutions in January 2016, and he became Chief Operating Officer of WPS Health Plan (Arise) in March 2017.
He previously was Executive Vice President of WPS Government Health Administrators, a division of WPS Health Solutions. WPS GHA is a Medicare Administrative Contractor servicing Medicare beneficiaries and provider community.
Jay has extensive experience leading large-scale health care administration back-office operations. Over half of Jay’s 30-plus-year career in health care has been in a senior executive role. This has required ongoing involvement in developing and executing organizational and operational strategy.
Jay graduated from Minnesota State University Moorhead with a double major in business administration and accounting.