Myra Simon provides strategic insight to health plans, providers, drug manufacturers, and advocacy organizations to help them understand existing federal healthcare policy, identify how policy proposals impact their businesses, and develop advocacy plans.
She applies over 20 years of experience working with health plans to help clients navigate the Affordable Care Act and emerging health reform proposals. She has expertise in commercial insurance product lines, improving access to comprehensive coverage, benefit design, health plan operations, and strategic planning.
Prior to joining Avalere, Myra worked at the trade association America’s Health Insurance Plans helping health plans develop and advocate for policies to increase coverage affordability and improve the consumer experience. Before that, she worked in a variety of roles at Cambia Health Solutions.
Myra has a BA and MA from Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon.