CORE Board


As planned and publicly shared, in 2013 CAQH CORE extended its existing multi-stakeholder governance. The  CAQH CORE Governance Model can be accessed here, and presented below is the multi-stakeholder CAQH CORE Board.


Provider CHRISTUS Health George S. Conklin, CIO and SVP for Information Management
Hospital Montefiore Medical Center Joel Perlman, Executive Vice President
Broader Care Delivery TBD In process
(Proposed by AMA)
New Mexico Cancer Center Barbara L. McAneny, MD, CEO
(President of the American Medical Association)
Provider - Chair
(Proposed by MGMA)
Marshfield Clinic Health System Susan L. Turney, MD, MS, FACMPE, FACP; President and CEO
Health Plan  Aetna Lou Ursini, Head IT Program Delivery and Testing
Health Plan BCBSNC In process
Health Plan - Vice Chair UnitedHealthcare Tim Kaja, COO of UnitedHealth Networks
Health Plan TBD In process
Health Plan
(Proposed by AHIP)
AultCare Raza Fayyaz, Director of Information Systems
Other InstaMed Chris Seib, Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder
Other athenahealth Matthew Levesque, Vice President, Product Management
Other TBD In process


Non-Voting Advisors

  • Federal Government - CMS: Madhu Annadata, Director, Division of National Standards
  • State Government - TBD: In Process
  • Author - CAQH CORE: Robin Thomashauer, Executive Director, CAQH
  • Author - CAQH CORE: Erin Weber & Bob Bowman, CORE Directors
  • ASC X12: Lisa Miller, Chair X12C Communications and Controls
  • NACHA: Janet Estep, President and CEO
  • NCPDP: Lee Ann Stember, President
  • WEDI: Jay Eisenstock, Chair
CAQH Program: