The man who used to run Medicaid has a new idea to make it better

By Michela Tindera, Forbes

Andy Slavitt was working as an executive at Optum in 2013 when he was called in to be part of the team tasked with repairing’s disastrous rollout, kicking off a two-year stint as acting administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Five years later, Slavitt is back in the private sector and again focused on fixing America’s healthcare system, this time from outside the government.