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Mark Ganz

CEO

Cambia Health Solutions

Transforming the way people experience health care is the cornerstone of his vision. Since taking the top post in 2003, he has guided the company and industry along a path of re-imagining and reshaping health care to be more empathetic, transparent, and economically sustainable. At Cambia, that means nourishing game-changing companies such as HealthSparq, while delivering on the promise built nearly 100 years ago as a trusted health plan.

Mark has an extraordinary record of involvement regionally and on the national stage. He serves on the board of directors for the following organizations: America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP); Portland General Electric Company; Oregon Business Council (also executive committee member); Greater Portland Inc (a regional economic development corporation); Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association; Prime Therapeutics; University of Portland Board of Regents; Chair, Boy Scouts of America-Cascade Pacific Council; and The Conversation Project.

Sessions

Leadership and Changing the Conversation

Presented by Mark Ganz in Track 1, Track 2, Track 3, Track 4 at 3:45 PM on Tuesday, October 9th.

Mark Ganz, CEO of Cambia Health Solutions, has been called a "a machine, a tireless advocate of health care that is relentlessly human, particularly when it comes to palliative care and the end-of-life experience." Hear how he thinks about the role of leaders in driving conversations that help set the trajectory for advanced illness care…