Jim Dolstad, ASA, MAAA

by Jasmine Batchelor

September 12, 2018

Vice President, Payer Actuarial,
Optum Advisory Services

  • 30 plus years of experience working with payers, providers, and employers
  • Consults with clients to address total cost reduction, leveraging social determinants, next generation underwriting, population health management, program evaluation,  performance management, Stars, predictive modeling and risk adjustment
  • Prior to Optum, Jim was the chief actuary for a global operations management and analytics company
  • Served as Chief Actuarial Officer for a population health management company
  • At Merrill Lynch, Jim provided actuarial and employee benefit consulting  for nearly 20 years
  • Associate of the Society of Actuaries and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries
  • Published several papers and frequent speaker at industry conferences
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