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Texas Covered Health Care Policy Summit: Harnessing Health Care Innovation in Unprecedented Times

November 9, 2020 11:10 AM

Waste Not, Want Not: Let’s Reduce Health Care Spending by 25 Percent


Dr. Shrank comes to us from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), where he served since 2016 as chief medical officer, Insurance Services Division. He developed and evaluated population health programs to further advance the medical center’s mission as an integrated delivery and financing system. Throughout his career, Dr. Shrank has directed innovation in health care delivery and reform, and he is extensively published in these topics. As an internal medicine physician, he is very physician centered and has deep understanding of clinical quality as well as how to maximize advanced technology.

As Humana’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Shrank will lead in advancing our value-based care initiatives. This includes Humana’s focus on population health, quality, home health and improving the health outcomes of Humana-covered patients. He recently embarked on a media tour in Chicago and received quite a bit of interesting coverage. Take a minute to read through some of these articles; it’s a great way to get to know our new CMO.