NU Online News Service, April 11, 2005, 4:17 p.m. EDT

Private Healthcare Systems Inc. has hired Frank Jackson to be vice president for applications delivery.[@@]

The Waltham, Mass., company rents provider networks to many large health carriers and self-insured employee health plans.

Jackson, previously chief technology officer at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C., has bachelor’s degrees in computer science and accounting from the University of Evansville and a master’s degree in business from the University of Missouri, St. Louis.