Our Next Speaker
April 5, 2018
Henry Miller - Berkeley Consulting Group
Henry Miller has worked on healthcare issues for more than forty-five years, specializing in public policy and regulatory analysis, strategic planning, and the design of provider payment systems. He has provided expert testimony to the US Congress and state legislatures; in federal, state, and local courts; and in arbitration proceedings.
Dr. Miller directed several public policy and regulatory analysis projects for the US Department of Health and Human Services, including programs managed by the Office of Women’s Health, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), National Center for Health Statistics, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), and National Institutes of Health, as well as for other clients. He was the economic advisor to the Alaska Department of Insurance in its review of the application by Premera Blue Cross to convert to for-profit status. He directed key elements of the work conducted by the Governor’s Commission for Rationalizing Healthcare in New Jersey, and he assisted several primary care trusts and strategic health authorities in the United Kingdom as they addressed changes in National Health Service requirements.
Dr. Miller's work on provider payment systems includes work for government agencies and health plans. He was a member of the Medicare oversight committee for the development of the practice expense component of the Resource Based Relative Value Scale physician fee schedule. He assisted the federal government on several projects related to the development of the Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and directed a project to assess opportunities to improve the Medicare Inpatient Prospective Payment System. He has designed hospital, physician, and pharmacy payment systems for several Medicaid programs and more than twenty-five health plans.