National and Regional Involvement

As part of our efforts to drive meaningful change in healthcare quality and value, we actively represent our members at a local, state and national level with a number of leading groups and organizations:

National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions (National Alliance)
– Secretary/Treasurer of the Board of Governors: Karen van Caulil

– National Purchaser Leadership Council: Karen van Caulil, Rosa Novo

– The Path Forward for Mental Health and Substance Use Regional Employer-Stakeholder Engagement Team Leader: Organizational Member

– Whole Person Health Strategy Group Chair: Karen van Caulil

– Health Policy Strategy Group: Karen van Caulil

– Delivery and Payment Reform Strategy Group: Ashley Tait-Dinger

– Community Health Coalition Advisory Council: Karen van Caulil, Rosa Novo

– National Obesity Advisory Council: Karen van Caulil

You can access updates on our collective work with the National Alliance here:

Action Briefs

Clinical Briefs

Policy Briefs

Other Resources

State of Florida – Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA)
– State Consumer Health Information and Policy Advisory Council Chair: Karen van Caulil

Alliance for Addiction Payment Reform
– Organizational Member

American College of Cardiology
– National Cardiovascular Data Registry Public Reporting Advisory Workgroup: Ashley Tait-Dinger

American Psychiatric Association Foundation Center for Workplace Mental Health
– Advisory Council: Karen van Caulil

Catalyst for Payment Reform
– Health Plan User Group Advisory Council: Ashley Tait-Dinger
– Health Plan User Groups: Staff and Employer Member Participation

Central Florida Disaster Medical Coalition
– Organizational Member


Coalition Against Surprise Medical Billing
– Organizational Member


Community Coalitions Health Institute
– Secretary/Treasurer: Karen van Caulil

Community Oncology Alliance
– National Cancer Treatment Alliance Biomarker Testing Advisory Committee: Karen van Caulil

Florida Department of Health
– Chronic Diseases and Conditions Priority Area Workgroup: Karen van Caulil 
– Mental Wellbeing and Substance Abuse Priority Area Workgroup: Karen van Caulil

Florida Perinatal Quality Collaborative
– Steering Committee: Karen van Caulil



Global Healthcare Resources
– Organizational Partner


GTMRx Institute
– Employer Toolkit Task Force: Karen van Caulil

Health Enhancement Research Organization
– Organizational Member

Institute for Clinical and Economic Review
– Organizational Member

Integrated Benefits Institute
– Organizational Member

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
– Organizational Member

The Leapfrog Group
– Board of Directors: Karen van Caulil
– National Panel of Employer Benefit Innovators: Ashley Tait-Dinger, Rosa Novo
– Regional Leader: Organizational Member

National Association of Chronic Disease Directors
Employer Champion of the National Diabetes Prevention Program: Rosa Novo

National Comprehensive Cancer Network
Employer Advisory Group: Karen van Caulil

Orange County Government
Mental and Behavioral Health System of Care Community Analysis Implementation Team: Karen van Caulil

Partnership for Quality Measurement
– Organizational Member
– Endorsement and Maintenance (E&M) Advisory Group: Management of Acute Events, Chronic Disease, Surgery, and Behavioral Health Committee: Ashley Tait-Dinger

Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine
– Technical Expert Panel: Karen van Caulil

Space Coast Health Foundation
– Health Advisory Council: Karen van Caulil

State of Reform (Health Policy)
– Organizational Member

Tampa Bay Thrives
–  Organizational Member

University of Michigan
–  Low-Value Care Task Force: Karen van Caulil, Mark Weinstein

Validation Institute
–  Advisory Board: Karen van Caulil

Winter Park Health Foundation
–  Trustee: Karen van Caulil
–  Center for Health and Wellbeing Medical Advisory Committee: Karen van Caulil