Becker's Healthcare December 3, 2021
Lauren Jensik

Errol Pierre is the senior vice president of Healthfirst, a New York City-based nonprofit health insurer serving 1.7 million people across the state of New York. Mr. Pierre spoke with Becker’s Dec. 1 about the organization’s latest efforts to expand health equity through the launch of Healthfirst ADVANCE. 

Question: Can you talk a little bit about Healthfirst ADVANCE and the mission behind it? 

Errol Pierre: We were founded in 1993, so nearly 30 years ago, when we were first created, we were built on a bedrock and a foundation of advancing health equity. And so we have 30 years of experience of doing this work in one of the biggest, most diverse cities in the world, where there are so many vulnerable populations....

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