Expanding the use of measurement-based care in behavioral health | A discussion with Optum’s Dr. Martin Rosenzweig and Dr. Dylan Ross
Martin Rosenzweig, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Optum Behavioral Health
Dr. Rosenzweig is Chief Medical Officer with Optum and has served in this function since July 2017. Prior to this he served in the role of senior medical director and oversaw the clinical administration of behavioral benefits for many large national customers. In addition, he has functioned as Optum® National SUD clinical lead since 2012. He has helped develop programs aimed to improve access to quality, evidence-based care for people with substance use disorders, in particular those most impacted by the opioid epidemic.Dr. Rosenzweig has over 20 years of industry experience in behavioral managed care. He has focused his efforts on helping develop customized solutions for employees in the areas of mood disorders and substance use. He has clinical expertise in the area of occupational psychiatry and how to address psychiatric disability in the workplace.Martin is board-certified in psychiatry and a clinical associate in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to his work with Optum, he maintains a role in active clinical practice focused on the treatment of individuals with mood disorders and other psychiatric disorders. He is a Graduate of the University of the Witwatersrand Medical School in Johannesburg, South Africa and completed his residency and psychiatric residency at Pennsylvania hospital and his fellowship in psychopharmacology at the University of Pennsylvania.
Senior Director of Clinical Strategy, Optum Behavioral Health
Dr. Dylan Ross, PhD is an Organizational Psychologist and independently licensed behavioral health clinician (LPCC, LMFT) whose leadership experience spans clinical operations, quality improvement, healthcare system integration, behavioral health product design, end-user driven innovation and Measurement-Based Care (MBC). Dr. Ross currently serves as National Director of Clinical Strategy at Optum Behavioral Health (UnitedHealth Group).Prior to joining Optum Behavioral Health in 2018, Dr. Ross worked for Kaiser Permanente-Colorado, The Permanente Medical Group in Northern California and KP’s Care Management Institute within Kaiser Permanente’s National Program Offices where his efforts helped deepen behavioral health and primary care integration, advance clinical innovation and drive quality and outcomes improvement.Dr. Ross’ doctoral research focused on the development of high reliability organizations and high performing health care teams. Dylan currently holds clinical licenses in Colorado and California.
Founder & Host, Going Digital: Behavioral Health Tech Summit
Solome Tibebu is a behavioral health technology strategist passionate about health equity and access. Solome leads The Upswing Fund for Adolescent Mental Health, a collaborative fund seeded by Melinda Gates' Pivotal Ventures and other private family offices. Solome is also the host of the Going Digital: Behavioral Health Tech summit. Prior to consulting various stakeholders on all things behavioral health technology, Solome worked in corporate development, venture capital, behavioral health EHR software, ran a mental health tech startup, founded AnxietyInTeens.org, and has been developing healthcare startup communities since 2012. Solome is an advisor or board director to several behavioral health companies and national nonprofits.
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