LEADING THE WAY
True Health New Mexico
Dr. Epstein is a results-oriented healthcare executive and physician leader with deep experience in health plan strategy and operations, healthcare finance, and delivery system operations. He serves as the CEO and President of True Health New Mexico, a statewide health insurer and wholly owned subsidiary of Bright Health Group. As CEO and President, he is responsible for overall health plan operations and performance. Understanding that physical and behavioral health are inextricably linked, Dr. Epstein has led the development of health insurance options that prioritize eliminating barriers to care and supporting members achieve their best possible health status.
A board-certified emergency physician, Dr. Epstein earned his bachelor’s degree in Human Biology from Stanford University and his medical degree from Yale School of Medicine. He also earned an MBA from the University of Tennessee.
He currently serves on the Board of the Greater Albuquerque Medical Association (GAMA), the state-based health insurance Exchange – beWellNM – and the Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce, as well as serving as an advisor for several healthcare start-ups.