Carl SchmidExecutive Director at HIV+Hepatitis Policy Institute
Carl Schmid is the executive director of the HIV+Hepatitis Policy Institute, which promotes quality and affordable healthcare for people living with or at risk of HIV, hepatitis, and other serious and chronic health conditions.
He has expertise in healthcare financing systems, including Medicaid and Medicare, and leads efforts to ensure that the Affordable Care Act meets the needs of beneficiaries, especially as it relates to prescription medications. He is a leader in the patient community in their efforts to stop copay accumulators.
He is a consumer representative to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners and serves on the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS.