Michael leads the Healthcare Strategy Practice at Faegre Drinker, an AmLaw Top 50 Law Firm. He spent 15 years at CMS, during which time he held senior management positions setting policy for and overseeing the provider networks of Medicare Advantage and health insurance exchange plans. He also held VP positions at a multi-state health plan that operated Medicare Advantage and managed Medicaid plans. Adelberg’s a recognized thought leader on health plan provider networks. He has: earned foundation grants to examine substance abuse treatment provider access and potential technological fixes to provider data accuracy concerns; spoken on provider network topics at conferences and meetings convened by health plan trade associations; co-led a consortium of regional health plans on provider network innovations; served on a Veterans Administration advisory committee on provider access; and co-authored provider network studies published in Health Affairs and the American Journal of Managed Care.