The LAN is excited to announce
Dr. Judy Zerzan-Thul
as a new Executive Forum co-chair!

Dr. Judy Zerzan Thul photo

The LAN is pleased to welcome Dr. Judy Zerzan-Thul, the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Washington State Health Care Authority, as the newest Executive Forum co-chair for the Care Transformation Forum. 

Dr. Zerzan-Thul has been actively involved with the LAN, serving on the Care Transformation Executive Forum and speaking at several annual LAN Summits as an expert on value-based payment model design and implementation. Her responsibilities as CMO of the Washington State Health Care Authority include administering the state’s Medicaid program. Additionally, Dr. Zerzan-Thul has focused on value-based payment models, the state’s Medicaid Transformation Project, health equity, collaboration with stakeholders, and innovative use of data.   

Prior to serving as CMO for Washington State, Dr. Zerzan-Thul served in the same capacity in Colorado, where she designed and implemented benefits programs, specifically in Medicaid, and was instrumental in implementing the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 

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