Dr. Alan Sokolow is an experienced senior medical executive with a track record of managing in a wide variety of complex managed health care organizations. He has recruited and managed high-performance teams and implemented strategic plans in turn-around as well as startup and growth situations. Alan comes to us from prior work as CMO of United Health Care’s Medicare division, the largest Medicare Advantage program in the country. There he was responsible for implementing and managing senior care programs in special needs plans, hospital case management, transitions of care, complex case management, and end of life planning. Prior to working at United, Alan was CMO of Blue Shield of California, where he was responsible for all quality and cost management, and directed the implementation of medical policies for Blue Shield’s 3 million members in California. He has been CMO of Oxford Health Plans, Empire Blue Cross of NY, and was the founding medical director of Remedy Partners, a convener in the Medicare bundled payment for care improvement program.
Alan lives with his wife and five dogs in Carmel Valley, and enjoys gardening and hiking.