Our DNA

Built for physicians, by physicians.

What We Do

At its core, Boncura assists provider organizations in moving from fee-for-service to fee-for-value contracts, with the goal of increasing revenues and maximizing incentives while also providing efficient and streamlined services for all clients. In short, we seek to live up to our name by providing “good cures” — for patients, providers, and entire populations.

Boncura offers solutions for value-based care, revenue cycle management, and practice management. Our suite of administrative services includes coding, compliance, utilization management, capitation administration, and more. See our services page for details.


About Boncura

Since its inception in 2011, Boncura has remained a physician-owned and directed organization aimed at improving patient outcomes, efficiently managing at-risk populations to reduce unnecessary health care costs, delivering services in a cost-effective manner, and providing unique and convenient ways for patients, providers, and clients to access our services.

"I picked Boncura because they had the backbone and stability of a provider organization."

Today, Boncura serves more than 7,000 providers and partners, manages over 450,000 lives, and processes more than eight million claims annually. During the past three years, Boncura has grown from two clients to nine.

Boncura is a subsidiary of DuPage Medical Group. Our services allow hospitals and health systems, independent practice associations, and accountable care organizations to provide value-based care through efficient and intelligent administrative and clinical services.


Leadership

Boncura’s leadership team is a group of diverse, talented individuals with decades of experience in managed care, technology, health systems, data science, and payer operations. Our staff includes specialists from both the payer and provider side who collaborate on efficient administrative solutions for clients. The diversity and expertise of our leadership, combined with the talent and passion of our employees, allows us to deliver efficient administrative services and high-quality customer service to our clients.

Andrea Hurteau – Chief Operating Officer

Andrea Hurteau brings over 20 years of healthcare experience to the Boncura leadership team in the strategic management of health plans and provider groups, including health systems, medical groups, accountable care organizations and independent physician associations. Having spent the majority of her career successfully managing payor risk, she has deep expertise in managing risk-based contracts and population health operations.

In her role as chief operating officer of Boncura, Hurteau oversees operations of the organization’s value-based care, revenue cycle and practice management solutions for current and prospective clients which include health systems, medical groups, accountable care organizations and independent physician associations.

Hurteau joined Boncura in October 2017. Throughout her career, she has held executive management and business development leadership positions at various health plans, health systems and medical groups. As a registered nurse and certified case manager, Hurteau brings a highly valuable clinical perspective to Boncura that is critical in helping each of its clients deliver high quality and cost-effective care.  

Hurteau holds a bachelor’s degree in nursing science from Queen’s University in Canada and a master’s degree in business administration from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.

 When she’s not busy overseeing Boncura’s operations, Hurteau enjoys spending time traveling with her family, which typically involves skiing or relaxing in Canada.

Angela Breton – Vice President, Sales and Client Services

Angela Breton, VP of Sales and Client ServicesWith 18 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Angela Breton oversees Boncura's client services and leads strategic growth initiatives to expand its client portfolio regionally and nationally.

In addition to delivering Boncura’s value-based care, analytics, revenue cycle and practice management solutions to prospective clients, Breton also oversees account management with existing clients to enhance relationships, optimize the range of services provided and ensure long-term and valuable partnerships. 

Prior to joining Boncura, Breton held business development leadership positions at a large commercial payor, healthcare start-up and consulting firm. A seasoned professional in working for large organizations and in start-up environments, Breton has deep expertise in managing value-based contracts and back office operations for physician groups and hospitals. 

Breton holds a bachelor’s degree in advertising and marketing from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is a busy mom who keeps a yoga mat in her office for a mid-day “Namaste”. She serves on the Board of Directors at Wellness House to help improve the lives of people affected by cancer.

Luke Croswell – Vice President, Population Health

Luke Croswell brings a wealth of experience in value-based care operations to Boncura from past work inside large academic and community-based health systems and physician networks, including value-based care contract administration and population health operational functions. In his role as Vice President of Population Health, Croswell leads Boncura’s population health management functions including its Utilization Management, Case Management, Quality and Health Plan Compliance departments.

Luke holds a bachelor’s degree in health sciences from The Ohio State University and master’s degrees in both business administration and health services administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio. 

When away from the office, you can find Luke on the golf course or following his beloved Ohio State Buckeyes.

Jennifer Leazzo – Vice President, Analytics and Reporting

Jennifer Leazzo, VP Analytics and Reporting

As Vice President of Analytics and Reporting, Jennifer Leazzo provides more than 20 years of actuarial experience pricing health insurance products. Leazzo joined Boncura in 2016 and previously served as the executive director of analytics and contracting. In her current role, she is responsible for reporting and analytics for all Boncura clients related to utilization and cost trending, quality, risk scoring and leakage. She also helps clients make actionable insights out of the data reported.

Leazzo’s wealth of actuarial experience includes financial modeling of reimbursement methodologies for the spectrum of healthcare services and a variety of risk. She is knowledgeable about industry standard reimbursement methods and a variety of carrier- and product-specific risk arrangements, such as Medicare Shared Savings Program and carrier-specific accountable care organizations.

Leazzo holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and statistics from Purdue University. She is also a fellow in the Society of Actuaries and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries.

Throughout the office, Leazzo is known for her bright attitude and positive thinking, earning the nickname “The Fun Actuary.” When she’s away from the office, Leazzo enjoys traveling, scuba and watching her kids play sports.

LaToya McGhee – Vice President, Operations

Latoya McGhee - Vice President, Operations

As a revenue cycle management veteran with more than 16 years of experience, LaToya McGhee has spent nearly a decade leading teams in healthcare revenue management and business operations.

Named by Becker’s Hospital Review as a “Female RCM Leader to Know” in 2018, McGhee has become a vital component of improved revenue-focused operations within Boncura. She previously served the Boncura team as the executive director of both revenue cycle and business operations. In her current role, McGhee and her team are responsible for the day-to-day oversight of Boncura’s revenue cycle and claims management services.

Her effectiveness with optimizing operations and team building complement her extensive industry knowledge and expertise, which include a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law from Loyola University Chicago School of Law and a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification in healthcare from Purdue University.

In her spare time, McGhee enjoys being with her family and devoting time to mentoring young women. 


Technology

The Boncura team has expert knowledge of Epic and its platforms. Our Actionable Insights platform provides in-depth reporting on issues including utilization, cost, quality, risk, network leakage, and transitions of care.

 

Boncura helps provider organizations manage risk.

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