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David Sand, MD, MBA, FACS

Chief Medical Officer
Care N’ Care Health Plan

In his role as chief medical officer and member of Care N’ Care’s senior executive team, Dr. David Sand provides clinical direction to the health management, network and credentialing divisions of Care N’ Care. He is also heavily involved in the strategy, development and implementation of innovative clinical programs that will best serve the Medicare population in North Texas. His vast experience in medical management and healthcare coordination help ensure the delivery of affordable quality healthcare services to Care N’ Care members.

Before joining Care N’ Care in 2018, Dr. Sand served as chief medical officer for the Medicare division of Anthem. Under his leadership, Anthem achieved the best regulatory audit scores of all major payers in recent years. He also served as executive sponsor on multiple clinical initiatives including those focusing on diabetes, the opioid crisis, palliative and cancer care and the care of individuals with complex medical conditions. Prior to joining Anthem, Dr. Sand served as vice president and medical director of Partners Health Plan in New York and as the Illinois state medical director of WellCare Insurance Company.


Plenary IV – Innovation in Advanced Care Alignment: Creating an enhanced individual and family experience

Presented by David Sand, MD, MBA, FACS, Connie Ducaine, PhD, LPC, LCADC, ACS, NCC, Ryan Van Wert, MD at 9:45 AM on Friday, October 11th.

In this conversation, the speakers will discuss innovations in improving individual and family experiences across the spectrum of planning for advanced care.  They will discuss what a positive experience means in this context, barriers that often exist and how they can be overcome when planning for the unexpected, planning for the expected and managing end…