Private Health Management Updates

Hedge Fund Alert Announces Marla Bermack as 

Private Health Managing Director,

Leading Corporate Sales

Hedge Fund Alert annouced that Marla Bermack joined Private Health as Managing Director, leading corporate sales from New York. She is a highly accomplished business development and client service professional with a demonstrated track record in negotiating and closing enterprise sales in the financial services industry.  

Prior to joining Private Health, Marla was responsible for new client sales and maintaining and growing existing client relationships at GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group). She also worked at Luminant Worldwide, Alliance Bernstein and Cramer Rosenthal McGlynn.

Real Simple Quotes Private Health CEO on

How to Manage Your Care

Real Simple "helps make life easier by giving practical and inspiring solutions", and the recent article "9 Simple, Stress-Free Ways to Manage Your Health Care" aims to do just that.


In this article, Private Health Management CEO shares some of his tips on how to be a more informed healthcare consumer. 

You can read the full article here.

Workforce Magazine Features Private Health

in Health Care Cost Reduction Article

Workforce Magazine understands that employers struggle to stem rising health care costs. In "4 Myths of Health Care Cost Reduction", reporter Andie Burjek examines the many reasons behind this issue.


The discussion of long-term vs. short-term costs features Private Health Management: "If you want to address the cost bar, what you need to do is sweep in a supportive way to help people who are going to become expensive cases, identify the top experts for their care, educate them about the treatment options available, and provide a coordinated, integrated support system to channel them to the best doctors and to ensure they’re getting the care they need,” CEO Leslie D. Michelson says.

You can read the full article at Workforce Magazine.

Private Health Management CEO on The Business of Healthcare Podcast

On The Business of Healthcare Podcast, Leslie D. Michelson discusses how to become a more effective healthcare consumer, why he co-founded Private Health, and his bestselling book The Patient's Playbook.

You can listen to the full episode at  The Business of Healthcare Podcast.

Robb Report Article Quotes Private Health Management CEO on The "Specialist Shuffle"

In Robb Report's Muse article "Why Women Aren’t Getting the Care They Need: How the medical industry’s gender bias is hurting women", Leslie D. Michelson discusses how women are "disproportionately subject to the specialist shuffle", in which they amble from one physician to another, in search of an accurate diagnosis.

Find out why and what you can do about it at Robb Report: Muse.

Private Health Management CEO Profiled

Leslie D. Michelson, Founder, Chairman and CEO was profiled as as part of VoyageLA Magazine's Inspiring Stories series. In this article, he discusses Private Health, his career path and how he defines success.

Please visit VoyageLA to see the full article.

Private Health Management Co-Authors Scientific Article with Experts at Mayo Clinic and Foundation Medicine in Prestigious Journal

Dr. Eva Gordon, Vice President, Research and Client Communications, co-authored a case report with experts at the Mayo Clinic and Foundation Medicine in a prestigious medical journal. This article highlights how Private Health Management employed our unique four-step process to determine that a client had been misdiagnosed with lung cancer when he really had thyroid cancer.


As a result of our involvement, the client underwent genomic profiling, obtained an accurate diagnosis of medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) and responded well to targeted therapy.

Please visit Case Reports in Oncology to see the full article.

Private Health Management CEO Authors Bestseller The Patient's Playbook

The Patient’s Playbook is a call to action. It provides actionable steps that will teach you how to get to The No-Mistake Zone™ in every medical situation. 


Leslie D. Michelson has spent 30 years helping people achieve superior medical outcomes at every stage of their lives. In his book, he presents real-life stories and easy-to-follow strategies for navigating myriad health care dilemmas.


The Patient’s Playbook is an essential guide to sourcing excellent physicians, selecting the right treatment protocols, researching with precision, and structuring the ideal support team.  Along the way you will learn: 


» Why having the right primary care physician will change your life
» 3 things you can do right now to be better prepared when illness strikes
» The 10 must-ask questions at the end of a hospital stay
» How to protect yourself from unnecessary and dangerous treatments
» Simple actions that ensure your doctors are performing like a team
» How to identify the best specialist for any diagnosis
» Ways to avoid the 4 most common mistakes in the first 24 hours of a medical emergency, and much more...


The Patient’s Playbook will enable you to become a smarter health care consumer and replace anxiety with confidence.

The Patient's Playbook

Private Health Management® Services


Our Intensive Case Management Service is designed for individuals with serious medical needs

Our Membership Program is designed for individuals and families who are generally well

Our Enterprise Health Service is designed for leading companies that recognize that their employees’ health is vitally important to their success