Cindy Colligan, BSN, MBA, CCM
Cindy Colligan, RN, BSN, MBA, CCM, is a Certified Nurse Case Manager (CCM). Currently she is the Director of Operations, Clinical Care Services Government Programs, for Optima Health in Virginia Beach, VA. Her responsibilities include managing teams that include: Preauthorization, Appeals & Complaints, and Integrated Case Management for Government Programs.
Cindy has served on the Board for the local CMSA Chapter in Central Virginia. She has also served as the Treasurer for the Central Virginia Asthma Coalition from 2011-2014. Since 1985, Cindy has been employed in the healthcare arena where her jobs included Pediatrics, NICU, Home Infusion, telephonic Disease Management and Case Management. She has worked for insurance companies for the past 15 years with extensive management and leadership roles. Cindy holds a Bachelors’ of Science in Nursing from Old Dominion University, as well as Masters’ of Business Administration from Averitt University. She also served in the United States Army as a Pediatric Nurse for 4 years active duty.
Sentara Healthcare is a regional integrated healthcare delivery system servicing the communities of southeastern Virginia. Our not-for-profit system proudly includes advanced imaging centers, nursing and assisted-living centers, outpatient campuses, physical therapy and rehabilitation services, home health and hospice agency, a 3,800-provider medical staff, and five medical groups. In addition, we provide medical transport ambulances and Nightingale air ambulance, and extend health insurance to 450,000 people through Optima Health, our award-winning health plan.