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Stan Rosenstein

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Stan Rosenstein

Principal Advisor
Health Management Associates
Medi-Cal administration
benefits and eligibility policies for Medi-Cal recipients
health care delivery in California


Stan Rosenstein is a principal advisor at Health Management Associates. Previously, he was deputy director of medical care services and head of Medi-Cal for the California Department of Health Services. He began his career in state government in 1974 and joined the California Department of Health Services' Medi-Cal program as an analyst in 1977. As deputy director, he managed an operating budget of more than $30 billion, oversaw a workforce of approximately 1,600 employees, and played a major role in both formulating Medi-Cal program's benefits and eligibility policies and coordinating and directing the health care delivery system of approximately 6.5 million beneficiaries. Rosenstein graduated with a bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa and earned a master's degree in public administration from the University of Southern California.

555 Capitol Mall, Suite 260
Sacramento  California  95814
United States
Office Phone: 
(916) 446-4601
Office Fax: 
(916) 446-4220


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