Anthony Rodgers has over 30 years of healthcare executive management experience in public and private health plans, hospital systems, and State and Federal Government. In March 2010, he was appointed by the Secretary of Health and Human Services to the position of CMS Deputy Administrator, Center for Strategic Planning. In addition to directing the Center for Strategic Planning, he is responsible for the State Innovation Initiative Program funded by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation.
Previously, Mr. Rodgers was a Principal with the national consulting firm Health Management Associates. Mr. Rodgers also held the position of Agency Director of the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS). In this role he reported to the Governor and was responsible for the Arizona Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Programs. Mr. Rodgers has held positions as General Manager at WellPoint Health Networks, CEO at LA Care Health Plan, Chief Executive at Maricopa Integrated Healthcare System, Associate Hospital Administrator at Olive View Medical Center, and Administrator at H. Claude Hudson Comprehensive Health Center. He also has been a member of numerous public commissions and Boards of Directors.
Mr. Rodgers has a Master of Science Public Health degree and BA degree in Economics and Political Science from UCLA. He has held visiting professor appointments at Arizona State University, the W.P. Carey School of Business and at UCLA School of Public Health.