Dan DeSantis, MBA
Carefirst BlueCross BlueShield, Baltimore, Maryland

Dan DeSantis, MBA oversees a portfolio of CareFirst BlueCross Blue Shield’s Total Cost and Care Improvement (TCCI) programs. The TCCI program array surrounds CareFirst core economic and quality engine, its Patient-Centered Medical Home which seeks to build a foundation for longer term initiatives in primary care, continuous quality improvement and lower Member use of high-cost hospital services.  Programs in Dan’s portfolio include CareFirst’s Diabetes Management Program, a virtual delivery that combines certified diabetes educators with a diabetes management mobile application as well as the company’s telemedicine strategy and virtual expert consultations for complex cases. Focused on business strategy, effective operations, and high quality outcomes, in addition, Dan supports digital health efforts led by the company in partnership with innovative early stage companies that seek to add value for patients.