Andy Slavitt has decades of private and public sector leadership in healthcare. Over his career, Andy has shaped some of the most significant and successful initiatives in healthcare impacting millions of Americans and the direction of the healthcare system. From 2015 to 2017 he served as the Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) under President Obama, overseeing Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and the Health Insurance Marketplace. Under his leadership, the US healthcare system saw record reductions in the uninsured rate, nationwide improvements in quality, record low cost growth, and a major upsurge in value-based payment models.
Andy currently serves as Board Chair of United States of Care, a non-partisan non-profit dedicated to ensuring all Americans have access to quality, affordable healthcare, and that policies to make progress toward that goal are politically feasible and fiscally responsible. Andy is also the senior partner in a venture firm focused on investments in the most under-served parts of healthcare. In addition, he is a Senior Advisor to the Bipartisan Policy Center, co-Chairs the BPC's Future of Health Care effort, and serves on a number of healthcare boards.
Andy lives in Minnesota with his family. He is a graduate of the Wharton School and The College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, and received an MBA from Harvard Business School.