Scott comes to Common Ground after 5 years with United Health Group where he served as Medical Director and subject matter expert for Optum’s Wisconsin-based Complex Care Management and Institutional Special Needs (I-SNP) Programs. These programs were designed to assist members with chronic, complex and life-limiting conditions. While at Optum, Scott was chosen to participate in United Healthcare’s Physician Leadership Development Program. He led and implemented various internal and market facing clinical initiatives, including risk adjustment strategy and collaboration between advance practice clinicians (APCs) and health system providers, to serve high-risk, special needs and post-acute care populations. Prior to that, he was a practicing family physician with Aurora Medical Group (now Aurora Advocate Health).