Will Woodell, Chief Operations Officer

​​​​Will Woodell, Chief Operations OfficerWill Woodell joined Cardinal Innovations Healthcare in May 2013. As Chief Operations Officer, Woodell oversees Clinical Operations, including Utilization Management, Clinical Decision Support, Access Call Center, Quality Management, Care Coordination and Network Operations.

Woodell has more than 25 years of experience in managed care, health plan management and North Carolina Medicaid operations, including over a decade in regional leadership roles at Cigna and United Healthcare covering over 1.5 million members. Before joining Cardinal Innovations, he was Vice President Public Sector Division at ValueOptions. Before that, he was National Vice President of Network Management for MedSolutions, a company specializing in improving the use of high-tech imaging services.

Woodell earned a bachelor of science in pharmacy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he was a member of the Rho Chi Pharmacy Honors Society. He then completed his pharmacy post-graduate clinical residency at Moses Cone Memorial Hospital, where he also began his career as a clinical pharmacist.

Woodell serves on the board of Clothed in Hope, a nonprofit organization that provides education and skills training to vulnerable women in Zambia, Africa.