Sacramento, CA (STL.News) Governor Gavin Newsom announced the following appointments:
Susan Philip, 47, of San Francisco, has been appointed Deputy Director of Health Care Delivery Systems at the Department of Health Care Services. Philip has been Senior Healthcare Management Consultant and Director of Public Sector Markets for MedInsight at Milliman Inc. since 2013. She was a Management and Health Care Consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton from 2011 to 2013. Philip was Director of the California Health Benefits Review Plan at the University of California, Office of the President from 2003 to 2011. She was a Medicare Consultant at Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc. from 2001 to 2003. Philip was Project Manager at Pacific Business Group on Health from 2000 to 2001. She was a Policy Analyst at the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission from 1998 to 2000. Philip is a member of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society and AcademyHealth, and serves on the Board of Directors at SafeHouse in San Francisco. She earned a Master of Public Policy degree in health policy and nonprofit studies from the Georgetown University School of Public Policy. This position does not require Senate confirmation and the compensation is $170,004.