Press Release

For Immediate Release
Dec 10, 2013
Contact : Robert Cavanaugh, Manager of Public Affairs for Meridian Health  
(732) 751-3451

Tim Nolan Joins Meridian Health to Lead Health Solutions Division


Neptune, NJ - Meridian Health is pleased to announce the addition of Tim Nolan as Executive Vice President, leading the newly formed division of Meridian Health Solutions. 

As Executive Vice President, Tim’s responsibilities will focus on accelerating the development of Meridian’s strategic priorities related to Healthcare Reform, Population Health Management, Accountable Care Organization, Clinical Integrated Network and health insurance partnerships, as well as overseeing Meridian’s Managed Care department.  

“Tim brings an outstanding record of accomplishments with extensive experience and success in the health care insurance industry,” says John K. Lloyd, FACHE, president of Meridian Health. “Tim has the vision, competencies, and drive that Meridian needs to succeed in a rapidly changing environment.”

Tim has over 20 years of experience in the health insurance business, beginning in 1985 with US Healthcare, where he served for 11 years in the capacities of vice president of national accounts; senior vice president, chief operations officer; and an executive officer of the company.

Following the merger of Aetna and US Healthcare to form Aetna US Healthcare in 1996, Tim served 4 years in the capacities of senior vice president and head of operations, and then as head of field organization for the newly combined entity.

More recently, Tim served 10 years in various senior executive positions at Coventry Healthcare, including senior vice president of new market development, president and CEO of various Coventry Healthcare affiliates; and finally as executive vice president of government programs for Coventry Health Care until the company was acquired by Aetna in May, 2013.

Tim earned his B.S, degree from DeSales University in Center Valley, PA and MBA degree from New York University, New York City.

About Meridian Health

Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization in New Jersey, comprising Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, and Meridian Partner Companies that include home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, ambulatory care, ambulance services, and outpatient centers. Meridian Health has consistently been rated among the top performing health systems in New Jersey for clinical quality, is one of the FORTUNE “100 Best Companies to Work For”, and is the recipient of numerous state and national recognitions for patient care and nursing excellence  For more information, please visit