Jason Beans delved into healthcare with a mission to correct a broken system … a system that had pushed his family’s own finances to the brink. Jason founded Rising Medical Solutions in 1999 as a two-person medical cost containment company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.  Now it’s one of America’s fastest growing companies and has hundreds of passionate, purpose-driven employees nationwide who have removed billions of dollars in waste from our healthcare system.

With more than 20 years of industry experience, Jason
is known for his ability to boil down controversial and complex healthcare issues into relevant and simple terms. Here are a handful of media outlets that have tapped Jason’s industry knowledge: The Wall Street Journal, CNN, Fox Business, Fox News, NPR, Chicago Tribune, LA Times, Forbes, Fortune, Newsweek, Good Housekeeping, Business and Insurance Magazine, Risk & Insurance Magazine, Managed Care Magazine and InsuranceQuotes.com Health Insurance Checkup, a weekly column where Jason answers consumer questions. Jason’s leadership skills have also been spotlighted in Smart Business, Crains and a case study published in Norman Scarborough's textbook, Effective Small Business Management.

An avid learner and mentor, Jason actively engages in the healthcare and entrepreneurial communities.  He enjoys speaking on a diverse range of topics, from urgent healthcare issues to creating inspirational company cultures.  Jason is black-belt in American jujitsu and a member of the Young Presidents' Organization (YPO) and the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO).  He is a graduate of his beloved alma maters: Boston College, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance, and MIT, where he attended the MIT/EO Entrepreneurial Masters Program.

Leadership Honors for Jason Beans

  • American Business Awards, Executive of the Year, National Finalist, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Midwest Finalist, 2010, 2013.
  • Smart Business Magazine's Smart Leader Awards, Chicago Smart Leader, 2010. 
  • Business Council Advisory Man of the Year, 2001.

Company-wide Honors for Rising

  • Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 5000 List,” America’s Fastest Growing Companies, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
  • Crain’s Magazine " Fast Fifty," Chicago's Fastest Growing Companies, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.
  • American Business Awards, Motivational Video of the Year Finalist, You-Make-It-Happen, 2011.
  • American Business Awards, Sales Video of the Year Finalist, Medical Bill Review, 2012.
  • Private Company Index (PCI), Top 10 Growth Company, first company ranked six consecutive times.


Jason holds seats on the Board of Directors for various entities including one of the fastest growing workers compensation insurers in the US as well as a pharmacy benefits management company. Beans has spoken at Lloyd's of London on the topic of US workers compensation in the London marketplace. He has also served as an expert speaker on the importance of ensuring post-settlement Medicare Set Aside (MSA) administration compliance for audiences such as the National Alliance of Medicare Set Aside Professionals (NAMSAP) and the Workers Compensation Lawyers Association (WCLA). He's also an Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida for MSA administration topics.

Healthcare Column

Jason has a prime pulse on America's healthcare situation. He regularly answers consumer questions in his Insurance Quotes column. The topics include relevant and pressing issues facing Americans today: