Michael McNeil, MD
Medical Director, QualCare, Inc.
QualCare Alliance Networks Inc.
A wholly-owned subsidiary of Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company
Michael McNeil, M.D. is Medical Director of QualCare, Inc.
Dr. McNeil is a 20-year veteran of health plan medical management and quality improvement.
Medical Director of QualCare, Inc. since 2010, Dr. McNeil developed and implemented
the company’s population health approach to managing patient care. Dr. McNeil is
responsible for medical necessity review and medical policy development. As chair
of the quality management committee, he is also responsible for updating clients
on plan performance
Prior to joining QualCare, Dr. McNeil served as Regional Medical Director at Health
Net of the Northeast, Inc., where he served as medical liaison to contracted and
prospective providers, hospitals, network management and contracting departments.
Under his leadership, Health Net of the Northeast received excellent NCQA accreditation
for two consecutive three-year terms.
Dr. McNeil also served on hospital quality and utilization committees as well as
ambulatory care centers and executive boards. His accomplishments include the implementation
of a Bariatric Center of Excellence Program in New Jersey, development of the Health
Plan’s list of preferred solid organ transplant centers, a sickle cell disease management
program and a quality program for analgesics.
His private practice clinical experience in internal medicine includes office- and
hospital-based care, long-term/skilled care and house calls.
Dr. McNeil served his residency in internal medicine at Temple University Hospital
in Philadelphia and received his medical degree from the University of Medicine
and Dentistry of New Jersey —New Jersey Medical School. He holds a Bachelor of Science
degree in biology from Seton Hall University and is licensed to practice medicine
in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Dr. McNeil is Board certified in Internal Medicine
and Geriatrics and is a member of the American College of Physicians.