Patrick Getzen, Chief Actuary, BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina
Patrick Getzen has over 20 years experience in the Health Insurance Industry. As Chief Actuary, Patrick’s responsibility includes group and individual pricing, valuation, underwriting, product development support, and financial planning support. Under his leadership, Actuarial & Underwriting analyzes medical trends and establishes rates for group and individual products, develops and evaluates provider compensation programs and more. Patrick also leads BCBSNC’s Analytics Center of Excellence, a technology-focused team dedicated to ensuring the company’s actions are efficient and information-driven.
A graduate of the University of Maryland, Baltimore, with a degree in Mathematics, Patrick is also a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries, as well as Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.
Patrick applies his dedication to professional excellence to community involvement as well. An advocate for improving lives through better health, education, personal development and leadership, Patrick’s community involvement centers on these key aspects. He serves as Board Member for Inclusive Health, TROSA, Appalachian State Brantley Risk Center, Carolina Advanced Health, and The First Tee of the Triangle.