John Hennessy is the Chief Development Officer at WellRithms, a healthcare cost containment company focused on fair reimbursement for both providers and payers.
Hennessy has held several leadership positions in oncology for more than twenty years, including his role as the executive director of the Kansas City Cancer Center, as well as service line leadership for HCA/Sarah Cannon. Through this leadership, he has led the adoption and implementation of cancer care pathways, in addition to other innovative programs. Having served in the healthcare industry for more than 25 years, he has experience in physician practice, hospitals, and managed care and health plans. Hennessy received his Bachelor of Arts in English from Colorado College, and a Master in Business Administration degree from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.
He is an active member and volunteer with the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO), including the Clinical Practice Committee. Hennessy has been a speaker in the oncology field for many years including ASCO, ACCC, Society for Gynecologic Oncology, Medical Group Management Association, and a number of state and local healthcare meetings from Boston to Hawaii.