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October 5, 2021
Authors
David W. Johnson Mike Elizondo
Topics
Economics Outcomes System Dynamics
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Cain Brothers House Calls Podcast: Positioning Physicians to Manage Care Risk

All Roads Lead to Value, Part II

The road to value continues. In this episode, Cain Brothers’ Director Mike Elizondo joins House Calls host David Johnson, CEO of 4sight Health, to talk about risk-services organizations, a new breed of MSO enabling physician groups to participate in risk-based contracts while remaining independent.

Listen to this episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Google Podcasts.  

Read the related commentary here

Read this 4-topic series and listen to Cain Brothers House Calls episodes with the authors.

  • All Roads Lead to Value Part I: Which Road(s) Should a Health System Take? commentary, podcast
  • All Roads Lead to Value Part II: Positioning Physicians to Manage Care Risk commentary, podcast
  • All Roads Lead to Value Part III: Making Inroads in Rural America commentary, podcast
  • All Roads Lead to Value Part IV: Building The Last Mile to the Patient commentary, podcast

About the Authors

David W. Johnson

David Johnson is the CEO of 4sight Health, an advisory company working at the intersection of healthcare strategy, economics, innovation. Johnson is a healthcare thought leader, keynote speaker, and strategic advisor to organizations busting the status-quo to reform our healthcare system. He is the author of Market vs. Medicine: America’s Epic Fight for Better, Affordable Healthcare, and his second book, The Customer Revolution in Healthcare: Delivering Kinder, Smarter, Affordable Care for All (McGraw-Hill 2019). As a speaker, Dave plays the role of rebel, challenger, industry historian, investor and company evaluator to push audiences forward. (Watch bio video.) Johnson applies his 25+ years of investment banking in healthcare to identify ways the healthcare industry must change to deliver better care. He received a Masters in Public Policy from Harvard Kennedy School, an English degree from Colgate University, and served in the African Peace Corp service. Join over 10k+ healthcare executives who read our weekly insights and commentary on www.4sighthealth.com. His third book, Less Healthcare, More Health: The Prescription for a Happier, More Equitable and Productive America, will publish in 2024.

Mike Elizondo

Mike Elizondo is a Cain Brothers director focused on mergers and acquisitions and capital raising for clients in the payers, payer services and risk-bearing organizations industry. Mike joined Cain Brothers in 2007 and has over 15 years of experience advising both public and private companies in a variety of merger and acquisition, capital raising, and strategic advisory transactions. Mike’s notable transactions include Vestar Capital Partners’ investment in Friday Health Plans, the sale of Steward Health Choice Utah to University of Utah Health Insurance Plans, the sale of Steward Health Choice Arizona to BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona, the sale of Trusted Health Plan to CareFirst, the acquisition of Care1st Health Plans by Blue Shield of California and the lead left $1.45 billion financing for Vision Service Plan’s acquisition of Visionworks.

Prior to joining Cain Brothers, Mike was at Financial Technology Partners, where he focused on supporting M&A advisory and that company’s business development efforts. Mike graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance) and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.

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