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Mark Selna

President/CEO

Quartz Health Solutions

Mark Selna has served as president/CEO of Quartz since August 2020. A pediatrician by training, he has held several health system and health plan leadership roles over a 30-year span, including chief innovation officer, CMO, COO and chief accountable care officer. He is the co-founder of an artificial intelligence company that uses data and algorithms to help health systems improve financial, operational and clinical outcomes. Dr. Selna’s vision of innovation with a growth mindset will further establish Quartz as a premier provider-owned health plan. A key aspect of his role will be to advance relationships with providers, agents, brokers and members. Dr. Selna brings his passion for helping people and his experience as a clinician to advance Quartz’s vision to transform healthcare locally and nationally by working with its partners to promote the health and well-being of the people in the communities it serves. Dr. Selna earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in microbiology from the University of California, Los Angeles. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Virginia and completed his pediatrics residency at the University of Colorado.

Sessions

Leadership Insights: Advantages and Challenges of Provider-Owned Health Plans: Critical Leadership Lessons

Presented by Alan S. Kaplan, MD, FACHE, Mark Selna, Scott Rathgaber, MD at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, March 30th.

To transform the healthcare industry into one that deserves to be called value-based, hospitals and health systems have moved into the payer space and created provider-led health plans. From their perspective, strategic and economic advantages are achievable, such as fostering better management and greater accountability around the entire premium dollar. Provider-sponsored health plans are also…