OccuNet Announces Carol Lockwood as Chief Production Officer
October 1, 2021
30-Year Healthcare Veteran Brings Experience & Versatility to The OccuNet Company
AMARILLO, TEXAS - OccuNet is pleased to announce the addition of Carol Lockwood as Chief Production Officer. Carol has held various progressive leadership roles throughout her distinguished career in the healthcare industry. Lockwood has extensive experience within several healthcare market segments such as accident and health, commercial group health, workers compensation, pharmacy benefit management, and dental.
As Chief Production Officer, Carol will lead OccuNet's overall contract strategy and emerging market opportunities, focusing on delivering new and innovative solutions to OccuNet’s valued clients and partners.
"Carol is a wonderful addition to our leadership team," says Caleb Fairly, President of OccuNet. "Her wealth of industry knowledge and resources, combined with a track record of delivering exceptional client success, makes her a perfect fit as our company continues to evolve and our solutions within the healthcare industry expand."
Lockwood is no stranger to the company, having served as the Chief Operating Officer of FairosRx, OccuNet's Pharmacy Benefit Management solution, for the past year. "I'm excited to begin delivering the greatest savings available to all medical bill payers and to do so as easily and efficiently as possible," says Lockwood. "The culture here at OccuNet is something I've never experienced before. I am more motivated than ever to help deliver results to our clients while contributing to the development of our growing team and client-first culture. OccuNet is a special place."
Carol joined the OccuNet company following eighteen years at Zelis, formerly GlobalCare. At Zelis, she served as Vice President of Product and Vendor Management, in addition to leadership roles within Network Development, IT, and Operations. Before Zelis, she served as Assistant Vice President of National Contracting at BeechStreet, acquired by MultiPlan.
Lockwood is a native of New York and is active in Boy Scouts of America at the local and national levels. She currently calls Tampa, FL, and Amarillo, TX home, splitting time between both cities. Lockwood has two children and two grandchildren.
OccuNet is a healthcare innovation company that creates solutions to make healthcare more intelligent, simple, and cost-effective. OccuNet provides a wide array of cost containment solutions to help manage and reduce rising healthcare costs while improving the health and well-being of those we serve. Founded in 1998, OccuNet has 20 plus years of established history, successfully building comprehensive healthcare cost containment solutions. To learn more visit www.occunet.com or call (877) 880-2126.