Market Stability Workgroup

HealthSource RI and the Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner established the Market Stability Workgroup charged with determining state-level solutions to keep Rhode Island’s health insurance markets stable. Three Guiding Principles were determined for the group:

  • Sustain a balanced risk pool;
  • Maintain a market that is attractive to carriers, consumers and providers; and
  • Protect coverage gains achieved under the Affordable Care Act.

 

MARKET STABILITY WORKGROUP: October – December 2018 

Membership:

  • Cristina Amedeo, Managing Director of UW 2-1-1 & The POINT, United Way of Rhode Island
  • Stephen Boyle, Chair of RI’s Health Insurance Advisory Council and President of the Greater Cranston Chamber of Commerce
  • David Burnett, Chief Growth Officer, NHPRI
  • Al Charbonneau, Executive Director, Rhode Island Business Group on Health
  • Ralph Coppola, Senior Advisor, Meridien Financial Group
  • Gayle Goldin, Senator, Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services
  • Jane Hayward, President & Chief Executive Officer, Rhode Island Health Center Association
  • Peter Hollmann, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Brown Medicine
  • Joshua Miller, Senator, Chair of the Senate Committee on Health And Human Services
  • Monica Neronha, Vice President, Legal Services, Deputy General Counsel & Privacy Officer, BCBSRI
  • Janet Raymond, SVP of Economic Development & Operations, Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce
  • Samuel Salganik, Attorney and Health Policy Analyst, Rhode Island Parent Information Network
  • John Simmons, Executive Director, Rhode Island Public Expenditure Counsel
  • Susan Storti, PhD, RN, President & Chief Executive Officer, Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of RI
  • Larry Warner, MPH, Strategic Initiative Officer, Rhode Island Foundation
  • Teresa Paiva Weed, President, Hospital Association of RI
  • Bill Wray, Chair of HSRI Advisory Board and Chief Risk Officer at The Washington Trust

 

Meeting Materials:

Meeting 1: October 3, 2018

  • Agenda
  • Presentation

 

MARKET STABILITY WORKGROUP: April – June 2018

Finalized Market Stability Workgroup Report

Membership:

  • Workgroup Chair – Stephen Boyle, Chair of Rhode Island’s Health Insurance Advisory Council and President of The Greater Cranston Chamber of Commerce
  • Workgroup Chair – Bill Wray, Chair of HealthSource RI’s Advisory Board and Chief Risk Officer at The Washington Trust
  • Cristina Amedeo, Managing Director of UW 2-1-1 & The POINT, United Way of Rhode Island
  • Al Charbonneau, Executive Director, Rhode Island Business Group on Health
  • Gayle Goldin, Senator, Vice Chair of the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services
  • Jane Hayward, President & Chief Executive Officer, Rhode Island Health Center Association
  • Janet Raymond, Senior Vice President of Economic Development and Operations, Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce
  • Joshua Miller, Senator, Chair of the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services
  • Kim Keck, CFA, President & Chief Executive Officer, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Larry Warner, MPH, Strategic Initiative Officer, Rhode Island Foundation
  • Peter Hollmann, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Brown Medicine
  • Peter Marino, President & Chief Executive Officer, Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island
  • Ralph Coppola, Senior Advisor, Meridien Financial Group
  • Samuel Salganik, Attorney and Health Policy Analyst, Rhode Island Parent Information Network, Inc.
  • Susan Storti, PhD, RN, President & Chief Executive Officer, Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of Rhode Island
  • Teresa Paiva Weed, President, Hospital Association of Rhode Island
  • Representative Joseph McNamara and Representative Mia Ackerman are also members of the Market Stability Workgroup, however, for reasons due to scheduling challenges, were unable to participate.

 

Meeting 8: June 5, 2018

Meeting 7: May 29, 2018

Meeting 6: May 22, 2018

Meeting 5: May 15, 2018

Meeting 4: May 8, 2018

Meeting 3: May 1, 2018

Meeting 2: April 25, 2018

Meeting 1: April 18, 2018

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