Steve Johnson

Vice President

Steve Johnson joined Lewin in 2010.  Prior to joining Lewin Steve was the Director of Medicaid Risk Adjustment at Americhoice for two years.  In this role Steve help plans to ensure that their were correctly representing the health status of their members.  Steve has over 33 years of experience working with Medicaid claims data and conducting financial analyses of Medicaid program issues.  Steve is a risk adjustment expert and has helped several States implement risk adjustment payment systems, and was the principal author of the CMS manual “Implementing a Risk Adjusted Payment System for State Medicaid Programs”.

Steve is an expert at processing large health care claims datasets.  He has directed numerous projects profiling the quality and quantity of data submitted by managed care plans and network providers.  Steve will be focusing on risk adjustment, provider profiling and projects that require the analysis of large claim datasets.  Steve received his PhD in Economics for the State University of New York at Albany.

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