Joseph C. Capezza, CPA serves as chief financial officer for Health Net, Inc. Health Net is among the nationís largest publicly traded managed health care companies.
Mr. Capezza is responsible for all financial activities of the company, including financial reporting, accounting, finance, risk management, treasury, investments, and business and financial planning.
Prior to joining Health Net in November 2007, Mr. Capezza was the chief financial officer of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care in Wellesley, Mass. His earlier professional experience includes CFO responsibilities at Group Health Incorporated in New York and Reliance Reinsurance Corp. in Philadelphia. Previous positions also include executive responsibilities at Willcox Incorporated Reinsurance Intermediaries and Skandia America Reinsurance Corporation. Mr. Capezza also worked for Coopers & Lybrand.
Mr. Capezza is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and serves on the board of directors of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (Boston Chapter) and the Society of Insurance Financial Management (SIFM). He served as president of SIFM from 1999 to 2001 and is the former chairman of SIFMís Reinsurance Committee (1992 to 1993) and Accounting Committee (1987 to 1988).
Mr. Capezza received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fordham University in Bronx, New York.
Health Netís mission is to help people be healthy, secure and comfortable. The companyís health plans and government contracts subsidiaries provide health benefits to more than 6 million individuals across the country through group, individual, Medicare, Medicaid and TRICARE programs. Health Netís behavioral health subsidiary, MHN, provides mental health benefits to approximately 7 million individuals in all 50 states. The company's subsidiaries also offer managed health care products related to prescription drugs, and offer managed health care product coordination for multi-region employers and administrative services for medical groups and self-funded benefits programs.