Washington (December 11, 2019) – In response to Gregory Adams being named chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente, the following statement can be attributed to Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP) President and CEO Ceci Connolly:
“Our heartfelt congratulations to Gregory Adams on his new role as Chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente. Greg is an insightful and accomplished leader with a clear passion for health and health care. His integral role in helping build the incredible company that has transformed care and patient outcomes will serve Kaiser Permanente well now and into the future. A tireless advocate on behalf of affordable, high-quality coverage and care, we are thrilled to continue working with Greg and all of Kaiser Permanente in our shared mission of making health care better.”
The Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP) represents the nation’s top-performing non-profit health plans to improve affordability and outcomes in the health care system. ACHP member companies are provider-aligned health organizations that provide high-quality coverage and care to tens of millions of Americans. They are leading the industry in practical, proven reforms around primary care delivery, value-based payment and data-driven systems improvement.
ACHP advocates on behalf of its members and a unique approach to health care today, one that puts the patient at the center with health plans and clinical teams collaborating to improve health outcomes and reduce costs. Our advocacy focuses on providing policymakers with tested solutions being realized in communities nationwide and rooted in a model that is proven to deliver better value for patients, employers and taxpayers.