James P. Johnson joined Magellan Complete Care of Virginia as vice president of operations in May 2020. With more than 25 years in healthcare, James has extensive experience in providing strategic leadership in Medicare and Medicaid programs.
Before joining MCC of VA, James was vice president of health services operations for Virginia Premier, responsible for their Medicaid and state-based contract programs. Prior to that, James spent over 11 years rising through positions of increasing responsibility while serving the Georgia and Nebraska markets at WellCare Health Plans. James has been responsible for setting direction and oversight of provider relations, network development, information technology, claims, customer service and vendor management.
James started his career in the United States Army as part of the Medical Corp as a healthcare administrator. He holds a bachelor’s degree in information technology from the University of Phoenix.