NAFUSA member and former board member James G. Richmond has been named Chief Legal Officer of Quality Healthcare Intermediary, LLC (“QHI”), effective March 5, 2012. Richmond described QHI as “a company that holds several innovative patents in the area of ‘accountable care’ and ‘population management.’ The QHI system”, Richmond explained, “provides a way to manage chronically-ill employees and drastically reduce the ‘healthcare spend’ for those individuals while at the same time providing a much better outcome for them.”
Richmond served as the United States Attorney for the Northern District of Indiana from 1985-1991. He was also a special agent for the FBI and for the criminal investigation division of the IRS. He leaves private practice where he was a shareholder in the Chicago office of Greenberg Traurig, where he had substantial experience in the health care area. A Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, Richmond is a graduate of the Indiana University School of Law.