New CISO Emphasizes Noridian’s Commitment to Customer Security

Noridian announces new director of system security to enhance cyber security initiatives 

FARGO, N.D. (Oct. 26, 2022)

Noridian Healthcare Solutions, LLC (Noridian), a leader in developing solutions for federal, state and commercial health care programs, announces Bob Gulsvig has been promoted to director of system security, chief information security officer (CISO). He will be responsible for coordinating and monitoring all activities relating to Noridian’s information security initiatives.

“Adhering to our customers’ strict security requirements is a commitment we take seriously and is integral to why Noridian is known as a trusted partner,” said Todd Knain, senior vice president and chief information officer at Noridian. “Bob has proven his expertise in IT security throughout his career, and he has demonstrated strong leadership skills. These qualities make him the ideal candidate to oversee the department as they continue to deliver the highest levels of security for our customers.”

As director of system security, CISO, Gulsvig will manage the development and implementation of Noridian’s security control framework, which includes security policies, standards, guidelines and procedures. Among other responsibilities, he will validate the organization’s security expectations and compliance for both internal employees and external vendors. Additionally, Gulsvig will provide leadership to the IT security department, fostering a culture and awareness of compliance.

“Throughout my career, I’ve led professionals in problem solving and critical analysis for the delivery of secure, effective and reliable solutions in service to our customers,” said Gulsvig. “I welcome the opportunity to lead our talented team and deliver solutions that put people first by ensuring Noridian’s practices and procedures empower our highly regulated and rapidly growing organization.”

Gulsvig has a master’s degree in management with an emphasis in IT from the University of Mary. He received his bachelor’s degree from Minnesota State University. Gulsvig began his career with Noridian in 2019, where he served as an application development manager. Prior to that position, he had served as an IT leader of infrastructure, applications and security within the financial services industry for nearly 20 years.

Noridian’s team of over 150 IT professionals delivers solutions that comply with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cyber Security Framework and Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) High and Moderate standards. The department also develops security training for employees, contractor personnel and other appropriate third parties.

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About Noridian Healthcare Solutions
Noridian Healthcare Solutions, LLC (Noridian) develops solutions for federal, state and commercial health care programs through a full suite of innovative offerings, including claims processing, medical review, and contact center and provider administrative services. Headquartered in Fargo, N.D. with staff located throughout the nation, Noridian administrates people-first services across all 50 U.S. states. Leveraging its decades of experience, the Noridian team designs and implements customizable, high-quality solutions to eliminate common health care barriers, enabling access to care. For more information, visit

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