APM Taskforce

The Alternative Payment Models (APM) Taskforce works with ANCOR's committee to learn about models that other states and countries are using as an alternative to traditional managed care. The Taskforce will share its recommendations with the PAR Board of Directors and will also provide feedback to the ANCOR Alternative Payment Model Committee.

Tom Crofcheck, Co-Chair

Vice President and CFO
Melmark, Inc.
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William Harriger, Co-Chair 

President and CEO
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William Harriger currently serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer for Verland, a $35-million-dollar service provider. Verland serves 94 Intermediate Care Facility and another 140 residents in 43 group homes in southwestern PA. Formerly, Bill served for five years as the CFO at Erie Homes for Children and Adults. Bill served as part of the provider negotiating team in working with ODP to reach the Settlement Agreement that allowed for a change in ODP's reimbursement methodology, which led to an increase in provider payments exceeding $100 million over the life of the agreement. Bill currently serves on the Chapter 6100 workgroup which is an effort to replace the problematic Chapter 51 regulations. Before entering the IDD field, Bill was the owner of Harriger and Associates, a medical billing, administration, and consulting firm to oncology service providers. He is experienced in the administration of medical groups, having served as the Administrative Director/Chief Operating Officer for The Regional Cancer Center in Erie, PA for 14 years.