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Matthew is a podcast and radio host. He also edits the Purple Catholic newsletter. You can follow him on X and YouTube.
Ron Howrigon is President and CEO of Fulcrum Strategies. He has 18 years of experience in the managed care industry. He has held Senior Management level positions with Kaiser, CIGNA, and BlueCross BlueShield covering much of US.
Fulcrum Strategies is a health care consulting firm specializing in payer contract negotiation and strategic planning for physician practices.