Our Team

Charles E. Hallberg

Chief Executive Officer, Renew Advantage

Summary of Achievements

Chuck founded MemberHealth in 1998 with focus on consumer-driven, cost-effective and therapeutically appropriate prescription drug care. With his leadership, the company grew into a leading PBM as well as administrator of the nation’s second-largest Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan - Community CCRx. In 2007, MemberHealth became part of the Universal American Corp family of companies.

Among the many accolades received, MemberHealth:

Chuck now is a senior advisor to CoverMyMeds, LLC., Access Mobility, Inc.; is a member of the Board of Directors of University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH, and also a member of the Board of Trustees of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH.

Education and Community

Chuck earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts and his Law degree from Case Western Reserve University. He is involved in a large number of community and philanthropic activities.

D. Alan Scantland

Vice President Business Development, Renew Advantage

Principal, CoverMyMeds

Summary of Achievements

Alan has an outstanding record in leading high-growth companies. He has helped take two firms to the Inc. 500, including winning the Inc. 500’s #1 slot with MemberHealth in 2007, with a three-year growth rate exceeding 20,000 percent.

At MemberHealth, Alan hired and led an exemplary management team that grew the company from $55MM to $1.3B between 2004 and 2008. Mr. Scantland is also responsible for assuring quality service delivery while in hyper-growth, leading the winning team of the coveted Wilson Awards in 2006 and 2007 as the pharmacy company with highest customer satisfaction among Medicare Part D players.

Education & Community

Alan earned a B.A. in Biology from Earlham College and an M.S. in Agricultural Economics from The Ohio State University. He mentors start-up companies in the community in the areas of strategy development, growth management and communications effectiveness.

Matt Scantland

Vice President Information Technology, Renew Advantage

Principal, CoverMyMeds

Summary of Achievements

Matt is the co-founder and president of Innova Partners, a thriving software development company serving the healthcare industry.

Founded in 2004, Innova Partners has shown consistent growth and profitability while contributing significantly to its clients’ financial and operating results. Working with MemberHealth, Innova Partners was responsible for development of key formulary management, customer service, and web systems.

In 2009, Matt launched CoverMyMeds as co-founder and principal. CoverMyMeds helps healthcare providers complete prior authorization forms for most drug plans and any drug.

Thousands of healthcare providers use CoverMyMeds every day to automate their prior authorization processes.

Education & Community

Matt graduated from The Ohio State University, with honors in the liberal arts and with distinction in biochemistry.

Matt was nominated to Business First’s ‘40 Under 40’ in 2008, and his work has been published in numerous peer review articles

Samuel Rajan

Vice President Clinical Operations, Renew Advantage

Principal, CoverMyMeds

Summary of Achievements

Aside from VP of Clinical Operations at Renew Advantage, Sam is a co-founder and principal of CoverMyMeds responsible the clinical operations and manufacturer sales.

Prior to CoverMyMeds, Sam headed MemberHealth’s clinical operations and was a member of the firm’s senior leadership team. He provided direction for clinical management for over one million seniors, and managed the prescription drug spend of the PBM. He was also responsible for the company’s Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee, various clinical programs, Medication Therapy Management, pharmaceutical contracting, alternate specialty pharmacy distribution, and retail generic purchasing via setting MAC rates.

Education & Community

Sam is a graduate of The Wharton School’s Health Economic Fellowship certificate program, and has a B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Toledo. In 2010, Sam was a Director on the Leadership Board of the American Diabetes Association of NE Ohio.

Sara Ritacca

Vice President Marketing, Renew Advantage

Practice Administrator, Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery

Summary of Achievements

Sara is the Practice Administrator at Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, as well as co-founder of VIP Cosmetic. Sara’s responsibilities at Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery include overseeing practice profitability, assessing growth/expansion opportunities as well as overseeing a staff of over a hundred.

Riverchase Dermatology is currently the largest dermatology and plastic surgery practice in Southwest Florida with five locations and fourteen providers.

Prior to Riverchase Dermatology, Sara was the Spa Director at Spa Serene MD at The Ritacca Laser Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Sara’s implementation of marketing initiatives including Botox Banks, open houses, and various retention programs greatly contributed to the growth at Spa Serene MD including a large spa expansion. Spa Serene MD remains one of the busiest cosmetic practices in the Chicago land area.

Education & Community

Sara received her B.S. from Stetson University. Sara is currently a member of the Association of Dermatology Administrators and Managers.

Andrew T. Jaffe, M.D., F.A.A.D.

Board Certified Dermatologist

Chief Clinical Officer, Renew Advantage

President and Chief Medical Director, Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery

Summary of Achievements

Dr. Jaffe is the founder and visionary behind Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, the largest and most comprehensive Dermatology practice in Southwest Florida.

His vision with Riverchase is to offer the largest most cutting edge dermatology practice with highly specialized departments offering the most advanced treatments for all dermatological and cosmetic concerns with the most knowledgeable providers and highest quality of care.

Dr. Jaffe is recognized as an expert for the skin cancer treatment known as Mohs micrographic surgery - which has the highest cure rate for skin cancer than any other procedure. His expertise in Mohs surgery and comprehensive cosmetic surgery has allowed Dr. Jaffe to perform procedures, and train aesthetic providers in advanced cosmetic techniques for over 10 years

Education & Contributions

After graduation from Cornell University, he attended Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/UMDNJ completing his medical education as well as a residency in Dermatology. He has lectured at major conferences and has published numerous articles in leading Dermatology journals including extensive cosmetic surgery training.

Michael Bukach

Chief Operating Officer, Renew Advantage

Summary of Achievements

Before joining Renew Advantage, Michael was Senior Vice President of Pharmacy Network and Clinical Operations for MemberHealth (merged with Universal American in 2007 – CVS/Caremark 2010), where he developed a national Pharmacy network including over 64,000 providers in the retail, hospital, and long term care realms. Michael was an integral component in driving MemberHealth’s rapid success, and instrumental in post –merger integration.

Prior to joining MemberHealth, Mike was the V.P. of Pharmacy Operations at Cardinal Health/Medicine Shoppe, where he developed pharmacy operation, third-party reconciliation, and various programs for over 1,200 franchise pharmacies.

Education & Community

Michael graduated from Ohio Northern University with a B.S. in Pharmacy; is state certified in Ohio, and is an active participant in NACDS, NCPA, NCPDP.

Michael has also been a board member for the American Diabetes Association

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