James Ludwig

Senior Consultant


Jim is a Senior Consultant at Gorman Health Group. His expertise is in managed care, specializing in Medicare Advantage programs. His responsibilities have included executive management (P&L responsibility), operational performance, new market development, nationwide plan expansions, governmental compliance, provider reimbursement strategies, network development, as well as staff and management training and mentoring. He has directed start-up operations for companies desiring to enter the Medicare Advantage market as well as service area expansions of existing plans.

Jim’s background includes 30+ years in the health care field. In addition to his own consulting firm, Jim has developed and or managed more than a dozen health plans throughout his career. Jim’s career has included working with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Ochsner Clinic, Kaiser Permanente, Partners Health Plan, New West Health Plan, Cigna HealthSpring and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Colorado.

Jim is a graduate of Cleveland State University (BA), University of Michigan (MPH) and is an Army Veteran.