Director of Purchaser Innovation
Purchaser Business Coalition on Health
Anne Ladd is the Director of Purchaser Innovation for the Purchaser Business Group on Health. She has responsibility for identifying, organizing and implementing positive disruptions to the health care delivery system resulting in greater value for employers/purchasers. She also has experience in public policy and as a product manager on healthcare-related information technology projects. She started her healthcare career with Kaiser Permanente in Sonoma County, California, but has also worked for Kaiser in Colorado and served as the Director of Strategic Planning for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Colorado/Nevada.
The amazing amount of work you can get done when you aren't traveling all the time.
Payment methods for providers and aligning member's incentives with the incentives of the plan overall.
Maternity bundles, biosimilars and waste-free formulary.
Hospital care, specialty care, drug spend.
Follow the dollar - when the delivery system needed to shift to virtual care it did so in under 3 weeks - don't tell me something is "too disruptive," just change the way you pay for it and watch the system adjust almost instantaneously.