Israel Ortiz has over 11 years of experience in the Healthcare Industry.  He is currently managing the Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) Regional Learning Network sub-contract in the Colorado and Nebraska regions. There he leads a talented team and actively guides primary care practices to transform, adapt and sustain models to improve the services provided to their communities and populations. Mr. Ortiz has vast experience building engaging virtual and in-person collaborative learning events based on initiative and data-informed priorities. Previously, Mr. Ortiz worked for a Federal Qualified Health Center (FQHC), where he served in different levels and positions and honed his quality improvement capabilities. 

Mr. Ortiz is a bilingual professional (English and Spanish) and is skilled in managing projects, strategic planning, and using data to inform and drive quality improvement. He has led several quality initiatives and programs, which have fostered a passion for supporting practices and creating sustainable systems to face the current challenges and changes in the healthcare environment more effectively. 

Mr. Ortiz received his Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a specialty in International Strategy from Universidad de las Américas Puebla.