Kathleen Withers

by Jasmine Phiri

August 6, 2021

Associate Vice President,
UPMC Health Plan

Ms. Withers serves as the Associate Vice President and Medicare Compliance Officer for the Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug Plans. This includes the oversight and administration of the Medicare Compliance program including performing mock audits and risk assessments, monitoring areas of risks, researching and interpreting CMS guidance, and serving as the primary point of contact with CMS.

She has over 25 years of experience in Medicare Advantage plans. Ms. Withers’ previous positions include Sr. Director Medicare, Director, Medicare Operations at various health plans, and Regional Compliance Director at Cigna HealthCare.