Raihle Joins The Alliance
November 21, 2017
Rick Raihle has joined The Alliance®, an employer-owned, not-for-profit cooperative of more than 240 members.
As provider network manager, Raihle will be responsible for contracting with health care providers in Illinois and Iowa to help expand The Alliance’s provider network. His role will include meeting with providers to negotiate contracts and create organizational objectives.
Raihle has significant experience in provider contracting and network development most recently as the manager of contract negotiations at Health Net in Tempe, Ariz. He also has experience at health plans in Oregon and Minnesota.
Raihle has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin – Stout. He also served on the Skylark Opera Board of Directors during his tenure in Minnesota.
“We are more than thrilled to welcome Raihle to our team,” said Heather Oliva, Alliance director of provider relations. “He brings a great deal of provider contracting experience that will be invaluable to the expansion of our cooperative.”