by Rachad Davis
September 30, 2016
President, LTSS Solutions,
Sharon Alexander Keilly is an accomplished healthcare executive with progressive experience in the health, long-term care and managed care industries. She is currently President of Long Term Services and Supports Solutions for AmeriHealth Caritas where she develops and optimizes systems of care to support members with complex LTSS needs. She previously managed AmeriHealth’s Medicare dual eligible special needs plans (D-SNP) and Medicare/Medicaid Integration products, as part of the CMS Financial Alignment Demonstration initiative. She comes to AmeriHealth after serving as Secretary of Aging for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, where she was the State’s chief advocate for the health, economic and social needs of 2.5 million older people and their families. She brings Medicare expertise from Universal American Corp., where she was instrumental in launching and managing a full array of Medicare Advantage products in multiple markets including institutional special needs plans (I-SNP). She was chief product development officer for a nationwide geriatric care management company and helped diversify Genesis Health Ventures’ portfolio of facility and community-based long term care services.
Ms. Alexander holds a Masters of Public Management from The H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management at Carnegie Mellon University, and a Bachelor of Science, Health Planning and Administration, from The Pennsylvania State University. She also had the privilege of serving as her mother’s primary caregiver in her last years of life, honoring her preference to live a full life in her home.