Clive Riddle (My Blog)
Mr. Riddle is President of MCOL, a twelve-year-old company that has become the premiere business-to-business publisher of health management and managed care resources. Riddle has become a prominent national thought leader and speaker on emerging managed care and health plan trends, particularly with issues relating to health care consumerism.
Mr. Riddle has authored a number of popular books, e-learning software and reports relating to managed care and consumerism during his tenure at MCOL. He has also overseen the company's growth from its original on-line membership service to now also include the acquired HealthQuest Publishers division; e-learning software; the Healthcare Web Summit division with Internet based conferences and audioconferences; the Global Health Resources international service; and numerous additional services.
A 25+ year veteran of the healthcare and managed care industry, Riddle has held a variety of high-level leadership positions including 12 years as Chief Executive Officer of a regional hospital owned managed care organization in California. There he was responsible for developing and overseeing HMO, PPO, insurance, clinic and pharmacy operations, where they developed into a $100 million-a-year business. Prior to that, Mr. Riddle held positions of increasing responsibility for the same hospital system, at both the facility and regional level, where he was charged with the implementation of numerous new programs, facilities and services.
Throughout his career, Mr. Riddle has been an active participant on numerous community and professional boards of directors. He currently serves on the board of directors for several for-profit, private health-related corporations.
Mr. Riddle is a native of California. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and his Master of Public Administration at California State University, Stanislaus.