March 2, 2011

Managed Health Services, which administers health benefits for Indiana Medicaid, has hired Holly L. Ross as its finance manager. Managed Health is a subsidiary of St. Louis-based Centene Corp. Ross previously served as the senior accountant and financial analyst for KForce in Indianapolis.

Bioanalytical Systems Inc. added Brad Gien to its Culex services team, which performs pre-clinical testing of experimental drug compounds. Gien comes to West Lafayette-based Bioanalytical from NoAb BioDiscoveries in Ontario, Canada.

WellPoint Inc. named Nick Brecker president of specialty markets for most of its business lines. His previous position as president of life and disability insurance is being filled by Pat Murphy. Murphy was previously the functional chief financial officer for WellPoint’s information technology team.