National Health Care Consulting Firm to Participate in the Association’s Annual Conference MHPA2022
September 6, 2022
Philadelphia, PA—Sellers Dorsey, a national health care consulting firm specializing in Medicaid financing, policy, and operations, is proud to announce its Gold-level corporate partnership with Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA) to enhance the positive impact of Medicaid managed care throughout the nation.
The Sellers Dorsey team includes former Medicaid directors, health care executives, and policy experts from across the country. The firm works with clients nationwide to improve access and quality in health care for vulnerable populations. Sellers Dorsey subject matter experts, with experience building and running Medicaid managed care programs in large and diverse states, help managed care plans strengthen the impact of their partnership with Medicaid agencies in support of states’ Medicaid program goals.
“We’re thrilled to grow our partnership with MHPA as a Gold Partner,” said Gary Jessee, Senior Vice President at Sellers Dorsey. “This relationship is beneficial to both Sellers Dorsey and MHPA because together we can drive change in Medicaid managed care and create positive impacts for their members and our clients.”
Since 1995, MHPA has been representing Medicaid managed care organizations through advocacy and research to ultimately enhance health care delivery for Medicaid members. Their membership includes more than 130 managed care organizations in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
Sellers Dorsey will participate in MHPA’s annual conference, this year called MHPA2022, which facilitates collaboration among key stakeholders to address policy, educational, operational, and clinical focus areas in managed care. During the conference, Gary Jessee will moderate a panel of current Medicaid directors to learn about common goals and obstacles faced across the country.
“MHPA is excited to welcome Sellers Dorsey as a Gold Partner for 2022,” said Craig A. Kennedy, MPH, President and CEO of MHPA. “We have had a long-standing relationship with Sellers Dorsey, and we are thrilled to build on our work together to improve the lives of people across the country who rely on Medicaid for their health care.”
As their sole Gold Partner, Sellers Dorsey is working with MHPA to share insight on national trends useful to all Medicaid stakeholders. Most recently, for example, Sellers Dorsey presented a webinar in partnership with MHPA about the unwinding of the public health emergency. Sellers Dorsey will continue working with MHPA to share strategic analyses of pivotal developments in Medicaid as they unfold.
Founded in 1995, the Medicaid Health Plans of America (MHPA) is the only national association that solely represents the interests of the Medicaid managed care industry. Through its advocacy and research work, MHPA supports innovative policy solutions that enhance the delivery of comprehensive, cost-effective, and high-quality health care for Medicaid enrollees. MHPA works on behalf of its 130+ member health plans, known as managed care organizations (MCOs), which serve more than 40 million Medicaid enrollees in 40 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. MHPA’s members include both for-profit and nonprofit, national and regional, as well as single-state health plans that compete in the Medicaid market.