Gene led the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Model 3 bundled payment business for Remedy Partners and has been with the company since July 2012. In addition to continuing to manage Remedy’s relationship with post-acute providers, Gene is also working to leverage Remedy Partners' post-acute expertise and assets to help drive better outcomes and performance for Medicare Advantage plans. Prior to joining Remedy Partners, Gene was the President and Chief Development Officer for a large multi-state physician practice business focused on home visits by physicians and nurse practitioners to Medicare FFS, Medicare Advantage, Medicaid and Dual Eligible beneficiaries. His other leadership roles with healthcare providers include being COO of Opticare Eye Health and Vice President of Health Facilitation for CIGNA HealthCare with P&L responsibility for CIGNA’s 24-hour telephonic nurse line. For health plans, Gene served as the CEO for Citrus Health Care in Tampa, FL during a successful turnaround and acquisition of a Medicare Advantage, managed Medicaid and nursing home diversion business. He also served as the SVP of Operations and Development for Aveta, a Medicare Advantage health plan developing Chronic Special Needs Plans, where he led all business development and partnership activities as well as group, physician and hospital contracting initiatives. In 1993, Gene launched Oxford Health Plan’s Medicare Advantage plan and grew it into an $850 million business in three years. Gene serves on the Board of Directors of ReferWell, a tech enabled referral management company, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Cornell University and Masters in the Management of Technology from M.I.T.
About the Webinar
In a recent webinar, Remedy Partners discussed the ongoing post-acute care challenges facing many health systems, provider organizations and Medicare managed care plans in financial risk arrangements. This is the first of our Executive Webinar Series: Transforming Healthcare with Value-Based Payment & Benefit Strategies.
This webinar will cover:
- The challenges to providing high-quality, post-acute care and the learnings from one of the nation's largest healthcare delivery systems
- The steps Medicare managed care organizations are taking to improve post-acute care outcomes
- A real-life example of how to successfully implement care management protocols to significantly improve outcomes for patients in skilled nursing facilities
- Innovative solutions to improve post-acute care and ways to succeed with alternative payment models