Jeff Copeland currently serves as chief business development officer for Bon Secours Mercy Health. He is responsible for driving mergers and acquisitions and integration strategy, including opportunity identification, request for proposal process management, deal negotiations and partnership management. Previously, Mr. Copeland served as a Mercy Health senior vice president beginning in January 2004. He joined Mercy Health as vice president of payer contracting in 2000. He previously served as president/COO of HealthSpan and co-president of Mercy Health Select. Mr. Copeland was named president of HealthSpan in February 2017 and COO of HealthSpan in October 2015.