WASHINGTON, DC, Oct. 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gorman Health Group, LLC (GHG), the leading consulting firm and solutions provider in government health care programs, is proud to announce a new addition to the firm's team of government health care experts. Susan Roberts brings GHG clients more than 25 years of Medicare and Medicaid program development expertise in streamlining operations and maximizing efficiency and effectiveness.

"Susan is a long-standing, recognized expert in the health care industry, and offers knowledge to GHG clients who face tough challenges ahead," said John Gorman, Executive Chairman of GHG. "GHG is committed to ensuring our team is always able to support the industry with the very best and brightest. Susan's ability to grow organizations, optimize profitability, productivity and quality, through best practices, makes her a natural addition to our bench of experts."

Ms. Roberts brings a wealth of expertise in Medicare and Medicaid program development and operations, further enhancing services in the rapidly evolving and complex health care market. During her quarter-century of health care experience, Ms. Roberts advanced rapidly to key management positions within Fortune 500 corporations, such as United Health Group, Humana and Prudential. Further, her expertise spans the scope of responsibilities as a Medicare, Medicaid and Health Insurance Exchanges Executive for the complete planning, development, implementation and operational/financial success of Medicare Risk, Medicaid Organizations and products.

Ms. Roberts provides leadership to accomplish an organization's business development goals by enabling sustained growth and providing overall business development direction, support, and strategy for new and ongoing businesses. Ms. Roberts joins GHG as Senior Vice President of Government Programs and will work directly with clients to support them in achieving strategic goals.

About Gorman Health Group | Gorman Health Group is a national health care professional services and software company staffed by subject matter experts, former health plan executives, and seasoned regulators. For nearly 20 years, hundreds of clients serving millions of beneficiaries have leveraged the strategic counsel and technology solutions of GHG to maintain compliant operations, improve market position, and advance growth objectives. GHG's solutions continually evolve to meet the needs of our clients. Learn more at www.gormanhealthgroup.com.

CONTACT: For more information: Kristina D'Ambrosio Gorman Health Group, LLC 202-315-447 kdambrosio@gormanhealthgroup.comSource:Gorman Health Group, LLC