President and Chief Executive Officer at Extend Health Inc.
Con to the question "Is the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) Good for America?"
"The landmark health care reform legislation passed in March 2010 will enable small businesses, the self-employed and the uninsured to choose health insurance plans offered through state-run exchanges, beginning in 2014...
Exchanges for individuals point to a future where employers can offer their employees more choices in health plans...
There is mounting evidence that well-run exchanges can offer three things that are rare in our health care system: personalization, choice and competition."
"Viewpoint: Group Policies vs. Subsidized Individual Coverage - The Impact of Exchanges," www.shrm.org, Apr. 16, 2010
Experts Individuals with MDs, DOs, PhDs, JDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to health care; top-level federal government officials significantly involved in health care and related issues. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
President and Chief Executive Officer, Extend Health Inc., Apr. 2004-present
Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, eHealth, Inc, Apr. 1999-Mar. 2004
Former Director of Development, OnCare
Former Vice President and General Counsel, Advance Paradigm
Former corporate transactions attorney, Jones, Day, Reavis and Pogue