Cathy Batteer is Senior Vice President and General Manager, All Markets. In this role she is responsible for the company’s market-based operations throughout California. She and her team work to ensure that SCAN members have access to high-quality, affordable benefits plans. Cathy is also responsible for managing the important business partnerships with SCAN’s healthcare provider networks.


Cathy has more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry, which includes a strong background in product leadership and provider contracting and service. Prior to joining SCAN in 2011, she served as vice president of Medicare for UPMC Health Plan in Pittsburgh, a subsidiary of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, a nationally recognized integrated healthcare delivery system. She previously worked with SCAN from 2001 to 2005, serving as senior vice president of network management. Prior to that Cathy was vice president of health services and provider delivery for PacifiCare of California.


She holds a Master of Public Administration in health care administration from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Science in health planning and administration from Pennsylvania State University.