Sept. 11, 2018 – Florida Community Care (“FCC”) has appointed David Rogers as executive director and chief operating officer. FCC, a subsidiary of Independent Living Systems (“ILS”), is a Provider Services Network that has been awarded a contract by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (“AHCA”) to serve Medicaid beneficiaries in all 11 regions as a Long-Term Care Plus Plan.
“We are extremely pleased that David is bringing his experience and dedication to our senior leadership team,” said Nestor Plana, chairman and chief executive officer (“CEO”) of Independent Living Systems (“ILS”), the parent company of FCC. “David’s commitment to improving services to Medicaid enrollees is perfectly aligned with FCC’s mission and will serve to expand on the vision behind the company as a grassroots, provider sponsored network.”
Prior to assuming his current position with FCC, Rogers was managing principal of Health Management Associates (“HMA”) Medicaid Market Solutions, where he advised and supported state agencies, health systems, health plans and others on efforts to create new approaches to serving Medicaid beneficiaries and other low-income and vulnerable populations.
Prior to joining HMA, Rogers served as AHCA’s assistant deputy secretary for Medicaid operations – functioning as the Medicaid program’s chief operations officer – as well as Idaho’s state Medicaid director from 2003 to 2006. Rogers also has extensive experience in the private sector having worked as a consultant and business development executive in the healthcare sector.