Former Cleveland Clinic Florida Chief Operating Officer Accepts New Role at HOPCo
Phoenix, AZ (January 18, 2021) – Healthcare Outcomes Performance Company (HOPCo), the national leader in musculoskeletal value-based health outcomes management, service line management and practice management, has announced that Osmel “Ozzie” Delgado will now lead the company as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining HOPCo, Ozzie served as the Chief Operating Officer for Cleveland Clinic Florida since 2014.
“During my time at Cleveland Clinic Florida, one of my major roles was to effect change that led to value creation, both for our patients and health system,” said Ozzie. “Over the last several years, HOPCo has proven that they are clearly leading the change to value-based care in the musculoskeletal space. With the growth HOPCo has experienced in the last few years and their trajectory for the future, I am excited to help implement operational optimizations to further align stakeholders.”
As the Chief Operating Officer at HOPCo, his role will be to improve operational efficiencies and process redesign to help further drive value-based musculoskeletal care on a national level by working directly with clinical and non-clinical leadership teams. Ozzie has over 18 years of healthcare experience and has held a progression of leadership roles within Cleveland Clinic Florida, including the Director of Pharmacy, the Administrative Director of Clinical Operations, Senior Director of Operations, and most recently, Chief Operating Officer for the Cleveland Clinic Florida region.
“Ozzie is a natural leader and an incredible addition to our team,” said Dr. David Jacofsky, Chairman and CEO of HOPCo. “With a growing list of payor, health system and physician practice joint ventures to drive market transformation, his experience in creating high-performing, highly integrated, operational infrastructure is exactly what we were looking for in this role.”
Ozzie earned his Master of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University, a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Barry University. He has been an active member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) since 2011. He also served as a previous Board member for the South Florida Health Executive Forum.
About Healthcare Outcomes Performance Company
Healthcare Outcomes Performance Company (HOPCo) is the leading provider of musculoskeletal value-based health outcomes management, service line management, and practice management. This includes comprehensive management and optimization of specialties such as orthopedics, spine, hand, pain management, rehabilitation and neurology. HOPCo’s integrated care and analytics platform has proven to increase the quality of patient care and program revenue while reliably reducing the total cost of care across the care continuum for practices, health systems and payors alike. HOPCo’s affiliated payors, practices and health systems successfully participate in highly efficient value-based contracting (bundled payments, capitated population health programs, and other risk-based arrangements) utilizing HOPCo’s proprietary platforms, IT solutions, integrated analytics, and standardized care pathways. Visit www.hopco.com to learn more.
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