I work with employers to get them to buy healthcare in a better way for the healthcare system.
Day to Day
My days are very different. Today, for instance, I did an international webinar about pharmacy benefits. I work a lot with drug benefits, so I’ve done studies and led work in that space. I travel around the country to educate employers about the problems in that system. We also believe in the importance of primary care, so one of the things I do is talk to integrated delivery systems that provide medical care to our employee bases. I do a lot of educational events for my large member companies.
Advice for Getting Started
Here's the first step for college students
There are things in my life I would like to have done, but I didn’t do them because I took the more conservative route. Follow what’s of interest to you. I wasn’t always honest with myself early on, so don’t be afraid to go for stuff that feels too big or too hard. I should have had the guts to do things even though they were foreign to me.
My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took: