Becker's Healthcare June 9, 2023
Since taking over the role in March 2022, Centene CEO Sarah London has overseen the divestiture of several non-core businesses.
Ms. London told Fortune June 9 that the businesses that have been sold were keeping Centene from “really focusing and being as efficient as we could.”
She told the outlet that keeping up with the industry race to buy physician practices and build a broad, integrated healthcare company didn’t make sense for Centene.
“When I first started at Centene I was sitting over all those other businesses,” Ms. London told the outlet. “Each one of those is a totally different business model — running a technology business, running a provider...