Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

01/11/2011 -- Highmark executive vice president to give presentation about health care reform at CCAC

Press Release

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)–Allegheny Campus will host an informative presentation given by Deborah Rice, executive vice president of Health Services for Highmark Inc. on Wednesday, January 26. Ms. Rice will be addressing CCAC nursing and allied health students, faculty and other CCAC community members about health care reform. The presentation will begin at 1:00 p.m. in the Foerster Student Services center lobby. 

Ms. Rice is responsible for providing senior leadership and strategic direction for Highmark’s core health insurance business. This includes acquisition, persistency and financial management responsibilities for Highmark’s 4.8 million members. She has over 25 years experience in the health insurance industry.

For more information regarding this presentation, please contact Christy Dennison at 412.237.6514.


About CCAC
The Community College of Allegheny County is the largest institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society.