Listen on Healthcare NOW Radio In this episode of Health Care by the Numbers, guest host, Josh Schlaich, Senior Director of Product Marketing at Signify Health is joined by his colleague Francois de Brantes, Senior Vice President of Episodes of Care. During this podcast, they discuss value-based payments and the benefits for patients, providers, and payers through the bundling of payments for episodes of care. They also talk about Signify Health’s experience with episode-based payments in BPCI-A. 

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Josh Schlaich
Senior Director of Product Marketing at Signify Health

As a Senior Director at Signify Health, Josh is responsible for driving the adoption and growth of value-based care solutions to payor and provider organizations. Prior to Signify Health, Josh served in market strategy and growth leadership roles at Utah-based Intermountain Healthcare, Michigan-based Trinity Health, and Healthwise, a consumer health technology company in Idaho.  He was named an "Accomplished Under 40" recipient by the Idaho Business Review in 2017, and holds a Master's in Communication from Boise State University and a Master's in Health Administration from Colorado State University.

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Francois de Brantes
Senior Vice President of Episodes of Care at Signify Health

François de Brantes serves as Senior Vice President of Episodes of Care at Signify Health. He leads customer development of the Medicare Advantage, Self-Insured Employer, and Commercial Payer markets. He has spent close to two decades working to transform the U.S. healthcare system by improving incentives for providers and consumers in order to encourage value-based decisions. Prior to joining Signify Health, he served as Vice President of Altarum, a national nonprofit which merged with the Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute (HCI3) where he served as Executive Director from 2006-2016. François holds a master’s degree in Economics and Finance from the University of Paris IX-Dauphine and a master’s degree in Business Administration from the Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth College.

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