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Senior Vice President of Population Health @ Atrium Health
Ruth Krystopolski currently serves as the Senior Vice President of Population Health for Atrium Health in Charlotte, North Carolina. She is responsible for the development and implementation of value-based care models across the Atrium organization. Ruth also leads the system level Care Management, Employer Solutions and other Value-Based Programs and provides oversight of the Poison Control Center in Charlotte, NC in partnership with the State of North Carolina. Ruth leads the coordination of the Population Health work across the broader organization which includes key stakeholder such as Information and Analytic Services, Community Health, Post-Acute Care, and others to align strategic goals with the overall mission and vision of the organization. Prior to joining Atrium Health, Ruth served as the Senior Vice President for Population Health at CHRISTUS Health in Irving Texas. In this role, she managed risk based products offered by CHRISTUS Health, implemented requirements resulting from the Affordable Care Act, monitored changes in healthcare environment and worked with the leadership to examine impact to CHRISTUS Health, developing new models to ensure the continued success of the organization. She led the coordination of initiatives including, but not limited to, value based and alternative payment arrangements (such as bundled payments and potential accountable care organizations) and worked together with colleagues on implementation of new delivery models. Prior to CHRISTUS Health, Ruth served as Executive Vice President of Care Innovation for Sanford Health and President of Sanford Health Plan in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Prior to joining Sanford, Ruth served as Chief Operating Officer of Glacier Community Health Plan in Kalispell, Montana. She has also been involved in network development and plan operations in several health plans in Pennsylvania. She has an undergraduate degree in Health Policy and Administration from Pennsylvania State University and a MBA in Finance from the University of Pittsburgh.