Dave Neiman is a Principal and Senior Consulting Actuary out of the Denver office. He joined the firm in 2012 and has worked as a health actuary for fifteen years. He assists multiple clients on Medicare Advantage strategy and bid development. Dave has developed and certified Medicare Advantage/Part D bids since 2006. In addition, Dave leads Medicaid projects across multiple states with the primary focus on rate negotiations, risk adjustment, alternative provider payment models and strategic analytics. Prior to joining Wakely, David spent 5 years in a senior actuarial role at a Midwest HMO/ Integrated Delivery System. He led a team focused on Medicaid and Medicare Advantage financial management and reporting. David’s experience is comprehensive and includes financial modeling and risk management for Medicaid, Medicare, Commercial and Dental lines of business, as well as, development of financial models for alternative provider payment and accountable care organization shared risk models.