With almost 2 decades in the insurance and managed care/pharmacy benefit management (PBM) industries, Joe is a recognized expert in clinical cost of care strategies, product development and innovation.
While at Precision for Value, he was involved in projects such as end-to-end support for the launch of therapies in diabetes, acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and digital therapies. His publications include topics such as value transformation, digital therapeutics and the impact of legislation on health care costs. Prior to Precision for Value, he was an Executive Director in the Network and Clinical Services division at Aetna. In this role he led several teams focused on innovative cost of care management strategies, clinical informatics, and the implementation of lean methodologies to improve operations. Additionally, he set the pharmacy strategy for Aetna’s Accountable Care Solutions.
Prior to this role, he was Senior Director within the Aetna Innovation Labs, where he was responsible for developing disruptive healthcare technology/programs. Joe started at Aetna as the Head of Pharmacy Clinical Strategy and Product Development. Before Aetna, Joe was in a senior leadership position at HealthNet, heading up product development and management. While at HealthNet, he managed the product life cycle from idea to execution for all commercial insurance business and product types. Previous to HealthNet, Joe held various roles of increasing responsibility at Anthem BCBS. A key accomplishment of his while at Anthem includes building and launching Medicare Part D.
Joe’s extensive managed care knowledge is augmented by a diverse work experience that includes opportunities at Pfizer, CVS Health, and Walgreens. He received his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Connecticut. He is a Registered Pharmacist and a member and diplomat for the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy.
Monday, October 19, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm