California Purchasers Health Care Coalition Appoints Keenan as Administrator of its Organization Representing 400 School Districts and 300,000 Lives

Riverside, Calif. – October 19, 2015 – The California Purchasers Health Care Coalition (CPHCC) has appointed Keenan, the largest privately held insurance brokerage and consulting firm in California, as the organization’s administrator. CPHCC is the umbrella organization for virtually all of the Joint Labor Management Health Benefit Trusts and JPAs for California public schools. CPHCC members represent about 400 school districts and over 300,000 school employees.

As CPHCC administrator, Keenan will help the organization expand its membership base and training programs. Keenan will also assist in developing the CPHCC website to become an important portal of news and information. In addition, Keenan will coordinate the CPHCC annual conference, widely regarded as the preeminent labor/management health care conference in California, which will take place next in January 2016 in San Diego.

“We selected Keenan based on their track record in managing public agency pools. They have the resources to help us expand our reach and provide training and support to more school districts and public agencies,” said CPHCC Chair Ellen Alcalá. “We are excited to see where this new partnership will take us.”

CPHCC provides cost savings to its members by pooled purchasing of insurance products. Membership is open to California public and private sector employers; associations or unions representing employees of those entities; trust funds formed by such associations or unions to provide benefits to their employees; jointly-managed employer/employee trust funds and Joint Powers Authorities (JPAs); and other public sector or private sector benefit plans.

For additional details on the California Purchasers Health Care Coalition or to register for the annual conference in January, go to www.cphcc.org.

 

About the California Purchasers Health Care Coalition
The California Purchasers Health Care Coalition (CPHCC) was established in 1992 and currently represents over 300,000 lives. CPHCC provides cost savings by pooling the membership’s insurance products under its dental, vision, stop loss coverage, best doctors, and wellness and health promotion initiatives. One of the most valued benefits of CPHCC membership is access to education and training through an annual training conference. Membership is open to California public sector employers and private sector employers; associations or unions representing members employed by public sector employers or private sector employers; trust funds formed by such associations or unions to provide benefits to their employees; jointly-managed employer/employee Trust Funds; and other public sector or private sector benefit plans duly organized under the laws of California. www.cphcc.org

 

About Keenan
Founded in 1972, Keenan is a top 25 insurance consulting and brokerage firm in the U.S., and the largest independent broker in California. Keenan is dedicated to providing superior insurance products and services to schools, community colleges, healthcare organizations and municipalities for employee benefits, health benefit management services, workers’ compensation, risk management, and property and liability. With headquarters in Torrance, CA, Keenan has a staff of more than 675 insurance specialists and branch offices in Riverside, San Clemente, Oakland, San Jose, Rancho Cordova, Redwood City, Pleasanton and Eureka. For more information, call 800-654-8102 or 310-212-3344, email info@keenan.com or visit www.keenan.com.