AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware, a Medicaid-managed care health plan serving Delawareans using Medicaid and long-term services and supports, announced it has appointed Jordan Weisman as its behavioral health chief medical officer.

Weisman is responsible for the health plan’s behavioral health program, including clinical affairs and provider relations. He also will play a key role in AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware’s integration of physical and behavioral health.

Weisman comes to AmeriHealth Caritas Delaware after more than 20 years of experience in psychology and behavioral health. He most recently served as vice president of clinical services for Community Education Centers, a leading national provider of rehabilitative services for offenders in reentry and in-prison treatment facilities that is now part of GEO Group. At CEC, Weisman oversaw the implementation of evidence-based clinical behavioral health and substance use assessment and treatment interventions across the organization’s network.

Weisman also previously held clinical positions at Philadelphia Mental Health Centers, Assessment and Treatment Alternatives, University of Pennsylvania Health System and other organizations. He holds a Doctor of Psychology from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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