NU Online News Service, Aug. 8, 2003, 10:23 a.m. EDT – The behavioral health unit of PacifiCare Health Systems Inc., Cypress, Calif., has hired Ann McClanathan to be vice president of sales and marketing.

McClanathan previously was a senior vice president for distribution, account services and business development at the behavioral health arm of CIGNA Corp., Philadelphia. From 1993 to 1999, she was executive vice president of marketing and account services at the behavioral health arm of UnitedHealth Group Inc., Minnetonka, Minn.

McClanathan has a bachelor’s degree from Ithaca College and a master’s degree in business from Pepperdine University.