BOSTON and PARIS, September 7, 2022 – Shift Technology, a provider of AI-driven decision automation and optimization solutions for the global insurance industry today announced the formation of the company’s Healthcare Advisory Board and the appointment of Seema Verma, the former administrator for Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), as a strategic advisor to the company and the inaugural member of the Healthcare Advisory Board. The Shift Healthcare Advisory Board will help the company address the key issues facing the healthcare payor system, and support the continued development of the technology solutions required to solve these complex challenges. Through the company’s Healthcare Improper Payment Detection solution, Shift is working to mitigate the impact of FWA in both private and public healthcare payor organizations. At CMS, she oversaw health insurance programs for over 140 million Americans; managed a budget of $1.3 trillion, which represents almost a third of the federal budget; and led over 6,000 employees. “Seema’s belief in the Shift platform, its ability to drive intelligent decisioning throughout payor organizations, and its potential to drive meaningful impact to our customers makes her an ideal member of our advisory board,” said Jeremy Jawish, CEO and co-founder, Shift Technology.