Laurel D. Walters serves as Rocky Mountain Health Plans’ (RMHP) chief operating officer. In her role, she is responsible for all components of RMHP’s operational functions which include customers, professional payment and recoveries, information technology, professional relations and provider administration.
Walters joined RMHP in 2001 as director of Front Range provider administration and contributed to its expansion and growth on the Front Range. In that capacity, she was responsible for development of provider network strategies, execution of contracting initiatives and oversight of Front Range provider relations functions.
To her role at RMHP, Walters brought over 16 years of Colorado health plan experience to the organization. Previous positions included leadership roles in Regulatory Affairs, Compliance, Marketing, and Service Integration at PacifiCare Health Systems.