Developing Leadership in Consumer Health Care
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Ron Pollack is the Founding Executive Director of Families USA, the national organization for health care consumers whose mission is to achieve high-quality, affordable health coverage for everyone in the U.S. Families USA’s numerous reports and analyses are frequently cited at Congressional hearings, in state legislatures, by the media, and by consumer organizations nationwide. Mr. Pollack is the Founding Board Chairman of Enroll America, an organization composed of very diverse stakeholders working together to secure optimal enrollment of uninsured people through effective implementation of the Affordable Care Act. In 1997, Mr. Pollack was appointed by President Clinton as the sole consumer representative on the Presidential Advisory Commission on Consumer Protection and Quality in the Health Care Industry. In that capacity, he helped prepare the Patients’ Bill of Rights that has been enacted by many state legislatures. Mr. Pollack received his law degree from New York University.