February 9, 2011

Managed Health Services, a unit of St. Louis-based Centene Corp., named Scott Linneweber its director of compliance. Linneweber was previously a staff attorney for the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration. Managed Health Services has contracts with FSSA to administer health benefits to Hoosiers under the Hoosier Healthwise Medicaid program and the Healthy Indiana Plan.

St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon announced that Carl W. Risk II is its new administrator. Risk was most recently vice president of clinical services at King’s Daughters’ Hospital and Health Services in Madison, Ind.  In that capacity, he led the development and execution of the hospital’s strategic plan and managed the operations and financials for the following service areas:  medical imaging, laboratory, cardio-pulmonary, pharmacy, rehabilitation, marketing and community relations; and the foundation.