Anthem and Navigator Enhance Access & Engagement in SUD Treatment
CEO, Navigator Healthcare, Inc.
Deb Adler, is CEO of Navigator Health, a behavioral health company built to help its payer customers connect their members nationwide with evidence-based, in-network SUD providers in less than 48 hours. She has over 25 years of experience in executive leadership roles at leading healthcare companies, serving in a variety of capacities including network executive, quality management executive and as a chief operating officer. Deb began her career in healthcare quality and is a recognized leader in value-based contracting and alternative payment models. She is the Former SVP, Network and Quality at Talkspace and prior to that the Senior Vice President of Network Strategy for Optum, where she was responsible for behavioral health network development, contracting, and strategy for over 185,000 providers. In this role she developed the nation's largest, performance-tiered behavioral health network and largest telemental health network. She was also responsible for implementing network initiatives to promote medical/behavioral integration, improve member outcomes, and reduce total cost of care through collaborative care models. Deb earned her MA in psychology and evaluation from Catholic University of America and is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ).
Eric Bailly is currently a Business Solutions Director at Anthem, Inc. In his 14th year at Anthem, Eric's role is focused on the enterprise substance use disorder strategy, with an emphasis on the enterprise opioid strategy.
Eric earned a Bachelors Degree in Psychology from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN in 1993, and a Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Colorado at Denver in 1996.
Eric is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the states of ND and CO, and is a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor in the state of MN. Eric has worked as a behavioral health clinician in several settings including Outpatient Substance Use Disorder treatment services at both Kaiser Permanente and the Jefferson County Department of Health and Environment, both in the Denver, CO metro area.
In partnership with PESI, our event offered CE credits for mental health professionals who attend. For those unable to make the trip to Arizona, the CE credits were attainable virtually via PESI's streaming platform during the live event.