Nick Karakos is HMA’s Director of Technical Operations which includes oversight of the Data Analytics, Enrollment, and Care Management teams. Prior to HMA, Nick led Fraud, Waste and Abuse Prevention at Optum.
Every day, Nick’s mission is to make a positive impact in the lives of the members HMA serves. At work, he is obsessed with serving members. At home, Nick is obsessed with perfecting his world-changing ice cream recipe.
Nick has a JD and MBA from The Pennsylvania State University.
Still relatively new to the area, Nick is smitten by the clean, crisp air of the Pacific Northwest. As a result, much of his free time is spent outside, being one with nature. On the rainier Seattle days, Nick’s ideal afternoon is spent with a good book in the company of his wife and two dogs.