by Jasmine Batchelor
March 26, 2018
Vice President, Payment Integrity,
Andy Merrill is the Vice President of Research and Development, Optum Payment Integrity. Andy is responsible for oversight of savings activities as well as for exploration of emerging technology and new product development. Andy has provided strategic leadership on a wide range of payment integrity initiatives across UHG including the establishing of the Optum Dublin office and affordability alignment across health systems.
Previously, Andy worked for nearly 10 years in an academic research setting leading large consumer insight, technology transfer and commercialization initiatives.