Stephen P. Melek, FSA, MAAA, areas of expertise include healthcare product development, management, and financial analyses. He has worked extensively in the behavioral healthcare specialty field with managed behavior healthcare organizations. His work has covered parity issues and cost analyses, mental health utilization and costs in primary care settings, psychotropic drug treatment patterns, and strategic behavioral healthcare system design.
Mr. Melek has experience with plan design, pricing, capitation and risk analysis, provider reimbursement analysis and strategies, healthcare revenue distribution, and utilization management analysis. He has completed valuations and projections of healthcare businesses and product lines, profitability and experience analysis, reinsurance analysis, pricing model and strategy development, and actuarial liability determination.
Mr. Melek has advised HMOs, PPOs, managed care organizations, behavioral healthcare firms and associations, insurance companies, employers, hospitals, physician groups, PHOs, and state insurance companies. He is a Fellow, Society of Actuaries; Member, American Academy of Actuaries; and Master Fellow, Life Office Management Association.