Tyrone Cox Jr.

Healthcare Industry Award

Title: General Manager
Company: JenCare

Tyrone joined JenCare Atlanta in 2013 as the market’s first Network Director. As the Market Network Director, he was successful in establishing many services and programs that have become the standard in many markets, (i.e. Extended Paramedic Program). Throughout his tenure, Tyrone has held various roles such as Network Director and Head of Operations and Network which have been instrumental in the success and growth of the Atlanta market. Most recently, he served as National Director of Network Excellence reporting Dr. James Chen where he led the Network/Referrals Center of Excellence; he successfully developed and improved payor relationships and mentored the new Market Network Directors. In October 2017, he accepted the challenge to return to the JenCare Atlanta Market and became the interim Operations Market Lead as he partnered with leadership to support the market transformation. He was promoted to General Manager of JenCare Georgia market in April of 2018.

Prior to joining JenCare, Tyrone served as Practice Manager leading the two largest Multispecialty Specialty Clinics at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

Tyrone has a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology from Clark Atlanta University (formerly Clark College) and a Master of Science degree in Healthcare Policy and Administration from Mercer University Stetson School of Business and Economics.

He has received awards and recognition by the following organizations:

  • Leadership Georgia
  • William Mulki “Show’s Rotary Cares” Award
  • Who’s Who in Black Atlanta

Career Highlights

  • Assistant Administrator, DeKalb Medical – Hillandale
  • Director Physician Practice Operations –South Fulton Medical Center