Prior to joining Artia Solutions, Matt served four years as a Senior Legislative Analyst for the Florida Senate, where he was responsible for developing the budget for the Florida Medicaid program and analyzing the fiscal impacts of policy proposals potentially affecting Florida’s Medicaid program. In addition to his fiscal responsibilities, Matt was a staff member of the Florida Senate Select Committee on Florida Medicaid Reform, where he was instrumental in developing legislation for Florida’s recent ‘Medicaid Reform’ effort, and recently was staff vice chair for the National Conference of State Legislators (NCSL) Health Committee. Previously, Matt also served in the Office of Policy and Budget under Florida Governor Jeb Bush, where he was responsible for developing the governor’s proposed Medicaid budget.
Before joining the executive office of the governor, Matt held several positions in Florida’s Medicaid administrative agency, where he most notably was responsible for launching and administering the ‘Silver Saver Prescription Drug Program,’ Florida’s State Prescription Assistance Program (SPAP). During his tenure at the agency, he also specialized in developing reimbursement rates and providing fiscal and utilization data analysis for Florida Medicaid’s various programs, which included Prescribed Drugs, Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Physicians and other programs.
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