Jason Petroski, PhD, MPA

by Jasmine Phiri

September 2, 2021

Director, Division of Delivery System Demonstrations, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Jason Petroski oversees the implementation, design and administration of several research projects and models focused on testing alternative payment structures and health care delivery systems in Medicare and Medicaid. His division within the CMS Innovation Center focuses on Health Plan Innovation, encompassing Medicare Advantage-focused models, such as the Medicare Advantage Value-based Insurance Design Model, and Part D Models, including the Part D Senior Savings Model.

Before managing these research and development activities, Jason managed CMS survey and data analysis activities in the Office of Enterprise Data and Analytics and also spent time as an analyst researching and implementing demonstration projects in the predecessor organization to the CMS Innovation Center. Before coming to CMS, Jason supervised data management, reporting activities and information sharing with large consulting firms for Blue Cross Blue Shield plans.

Jason earned an MPA from the University of Baltimore and his PhD in Public Health Policy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, where he investigated performance differences in Medicare delivery systems using health outcome survey data.