About American Health Plans ISNPs

Pioneers in Managed Care

American Health Plans manages Institutional Special Needs Plans (ISNPs) in nursing homes in several states by sharing plan ownership with the facilities. Our roots in managed care run deep. We owned and managed a Medicare Advantage plan with over 100,000 members across multiple product lines. We currently own one of the oldest provider-owned ISNPs in the country and are rapidly developing new partnerships with nursing home owners. Today, you can find our managed care plans in 383 nursing homes, and we are rapidly developing new partnerships with nursing home owners.

Meet Our Leadership Team

Our executives are industry leaders who possess a unique, hands-on knowledge of the business of managed care and post-acute care. Count on us to thoroughly understand the challenges and opportunities you face as a nursing home operator.

CEO Managed Care Plans For Nursing Homes

Michael Bailey, Chief Executive Officer

Mike has been a leader in managed care and post-acute care organizations for more than 30 years. Highlights of his career:

  • CEO of American Health Partners, which operates 29 nursing homes and other post-acute care businesses
  • Co-founder and CEO of Windsor Health Group, an early leader among Medicare Advantage plans
  • President of national Medicare Advantage operations for Munich Health North America (MHNA)
  • Held positions as CFO and president for health plans at Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Co-founder of several healthcare companies, including Unity Physician Partners, MedSolutions, Inc. and National Imaging Affiliates, Inc.
COO Managed Care Plans For Nursing Homes

Robin Bradley, Chief Operating Officer

Robin has 20 years’ experience managing health plans, including working with claims, credentialing and network operations. Highlights of her career:

  • Vice President of Administration for Windsor Health Plan, one of the earliest Medicare Advantage plans in the U.S.
  • Vice President of Administration for Vanderbilt Health Plans, a provider-owned, Medicaid managed care plan
  • Held consultant, management and operational positions in physician practice groups, including MedPartners, Inc. and Theraphysics, Inc.
CDO Managed Care Plans For Nursing Homes

Hank Watson, Chief Development Officer

Hank leads the development of American Health Plans’ relationships with nursing home owners in existing and new markets. Highlights of his career:

  • Vice President at EDG Partners, a healthcare focused private equity firm
  • Worked with The Lewin Group, a leading healthcare policy and strategy advisory firm in the Washington D.C. area
  • COO for a risk adjustment vendor serving Medicare Advantage plans nationwide
CSO Managed Care Plans For Nursing Homes

Tom Coble, Chief Strategy Officer

Tom has been a nursing home owner/operator for 25+ years, during which he became a pioneer in developing Medicare ISNPs. Highlights of his career:

  • Founded the nation’s first provider-owned ISNP more than 15 years ago
  • Current president and CEO of Elmbrook Management Company, which owns and operates seven long term care communities
  • Past Chair of the American Health Care Association (AHCA)
  • Nationally recognized speaker to the investment community, insurance conferences, national trade associations and provider groups on future payment models, risk management and population health management.
Chief Medical Officer Managed Care Plans For Nursing Homes

Ralf C. Habermann, MD, Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Haberman has more than 20 years of experience in hospitals, nursing homes and managed care. Highlights of his career:

  • President of the Tennessee Association of Long Term Care Physicians
  • Chief Medical Officer for Windsor Medicare Advantage Plan
  • Clinician at Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Medical Director for three nursing homes
  • Certified hospice and pain management physician
Jason Haney

Jason Haney, Senior Vice President Operations

Oversees the management of ISNPs in long-term care facilities and develop new partnerships with nursing home owners who want to participate in health plan ownership.

  • Worked as Market Vice President for Optum Complex Care Management, an arm of UnitedHealth Group serving Missouri. There he oversaw 520 skilled nursing facilities and 54 ISNPs in 23 counties
  • Worked as Director of Practice Administration and business development for IPC Healthcare, where he managed the post acute physician practice
  • Bachelor of Science in English from Washington University and his MBA from the University of Missouri in St. Louis
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Marybeth O’Connor, Vice President, Corporate Development


  • Managed ISNP teams dedicated to sales, development, account management, program deployment, and revenue growth strategies.
  • Worked with large, multi-state employer groups, holding leadership positions with national healthcare companies including UnitedHealthcare, CIGNA and Blue Cross Blue Shield.
  • Expertise in strategic management, membership growth and retention, implementation project management and direct-to-consumer Medicare Advantage products.