A Discussion with Dr. Steve Udvarhelyi, CEO and President of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana on COVID-19
Join Dr. Steve Udvarhelyi, CEO & President of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana and Mike Elizondo, Director at Cain Brothers in a discussion of the COVID-19 pandemic, its impact on the healthcare sector and how Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana is responding.
Dr. Steven Udvarhelyi is president and chief executive officer of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana. He is a board-certified internist with more than 25 years of experience in the health insurance industry. Prior to joining Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, Dr. Udvarhelyi served as the executive vice president of health services and chief strategy officer of Independence Blue Cross in Pennsylvania, and has held various roles with Prudential Health Care as well.
Dr. Udvarhelyi serves on the boards of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and the Baton Rouge Area Chamber of Commerce. He also serves on the Committee of 100 and the Business Council of New Orleans. He is a past board member of NCQA, NaviNet and the Franklin Institute and has served on Institute of Medicine roundtables and committees.
Udvarhelyi received an A.B. degree from Harvard College, an M.D. degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a Master of Science degree in health services administration from the Harvard School of Public Health. Prior to his career in the managed care and health insurance industry, Udvarhelyi was a faculty member at Harvard Medical School with a focus on health services research.