Matt Roan brings a valuable perspective having worked for the past 15 years on issues impacting healthcare stakeholders in the public and commercial spheres.
Prior to joining HMA, Matt held multiple positions at McKesson Health Solutions. Matt was a Government Programs Manager tasked with providing programmatic leadership to the ACCESS Plus program, an award-winning Primary Care Case Management program serving Medicaid enrollees in 42 mostly rural counties in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Matt’s work contributed to consistent over-performance on program cost-savings targets, and recognition of ACCESS Plus by the Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government’s Ash Institute as a top 15 finalist for their 2008 Innovations in American Government award.
Most recently Matt served as Senior Client Executive, managing McKesson’s business relationships with large and strategic health plans. Matt was accountable for ensuring that his clients derived maximum value from the tools they licensed from McKesson which included claims editing solutions, evidence-based clinical criteria and utilization management tools, and outsourced care management services. Matt’s clients included large regional Blues plans and national and regional Medicaid managed care plans. Matt’s work as a Senior Client Executive garnered him recognition as the McKesson President’s Club award winner in 2012 designating Matt as the top performer in the account management department.
Prior to his work at McKesson, Matt served in several state governmental positions. He was a Legislative Specialist for the Department of Public Welfare acting as the Department’s liaison to the Legislature on issues related to Medicaid and mental health and substance abuse issues. In this position, Matt led the legislative communications strategy on issues such as the state-impact of Medicare Part-D implementation, and the closure of Harrisburg State Hospital. He also contributed to legislation which became law dealing with nursing home and managed care assessments, and behavioral health advanced directives. Matt has also held Legislative Assistant positions with members of both the PA House of Representatives and the PA Senate.
Matt has a BA in International Politics from Penn State University where he also served as Student Body President from 2000-2001.