David Rogers Appointed as President of Independent Living Systems
Independent Living Systems (ILS) is excited to announce their new appointment of David Rogers as President, effective September 1, 2020. ILS leads the way in managing membership populations for the Medicaid, Medicare, and Dual-Eligible markets. Rogers’ responsibility as President will be to supervise the internal operations of ILS alongside performing strategic execution of processes to advance innovation within healthcare. "I am delighted to announce that David Rogers will lead ILS into its next stage of growth," said Nestor Plana, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of both Independent Living Systems and Florida Community Care. "David is the right leader for ILS and we are pleased to have him in this new role. He is an accomplished professional with a strong leadership background and a proven business development track record. David's leadership has been essential to the company's recent success and we expect his new role will continue to foster ILS's growth." Rogers has an impressive history in healthcare management with over 30 years of experience in the public sector as well as substantial experience in the private sector. He has worked across the board in roles involving operations and business development, advising state agencies on health systems and health plans and has notably served as Florida’s Medicaid program’s Chief Operations Officer, Idaho’s State Medicaid Director, and as Managing Principal of Health Management Associates' (HMA) Medicaid Market Solutions. "This is an exciting time for ILS, and I'm exceedingly grateful for the opportunity to step into this role," said Rogers. "I look forward to continuing to work with the ILS executive team in the years ahead as we grow and strengthen our national footprint while innovating and creating greater value for our customers, employees and members."