Marcia Swehla, Vice President of Business Development, serves as the executive leader of Harness Health Partners. Harness is the employer health solutions company of Bon Secours Mercy Health, the 12th largest healthcare system in the US. Marcia leads operations for the business and has grown Harness Health Partners to be a multi-million-dollar company in just three short years. She has fostered a spirit of constant innovation and under her leadership, Harness has launched capabilities such as Industrial Athlete, Executive Health, Employer Occ Health, onsite Health Centers, and Wellness/Prevention.
In her prior role at Mercy Health, Marcia helped grow the development of non-traditional revenue streams and was recruited to begin developing a direct-to-employer service offering, which ultimately became Harness Health Partners. In that role she was integral in the launch of an on-site Be Well Within Center (convenience care and occupational health) and an Executive Health service. She also led strategy execution for the merger of Bon Secours and Mercy Health in 2018.
Over her 35 years in health care, Marcia has held various leadership roles. She has always be passionate about caring for others and began her career as a registered nurse. Committed to life-long learning, Marcia holds an MBA, Master’s of Science in Nursing, and a Juris Doctorate. Outside of work, she is an avid equestrian and enjoys spending time with her family on her large ranch.