Brad Smith named Director of federal Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation

Mr. Smith is going to Washington.

Brad Smith, former interim head of Launch Tennessee and later a Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Aspire Health, has been named Director of the federal Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as well as Senior Advisor to Secretary Alex Azar for Value-Based Transformation. Prior to this appointment which was announced Monday, Smith served as the Chief Operating Officer of Anthem’s Diversified Business Group.

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