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Conversations between VCs and entrepreneurs typically occur in boardrooms or coffee shops. In the Breaking Health Podcast, you get a seat at the table. Healthcare VC Stephen Krupa, Managing Director of the Psilos Group, brings his investor insight to revealing conversations with the most disruptive CEOs in healthcare. Listen to understand how these leaders are building the companies – and fostering the cultures – that will change everything.

SmithRx CEO Jake Frenz Explains How the Start-Up Is Using Tech to Take on the PBM Industry

December 8, 2019


No fan of traditional PBMs, Steve Krupa talks with Jake Frenz, founder and CEO of SmithRx, creator of a new tech-based PBM player.


Jake Frenz

Founder and CEO


Jake founded SmithRx in 2016. Under his direction SmithRx has built a new type of PBM on a modern platform technology. Throughout his time in healthcare he both built the operational infrastructure and teams at the TPA Collective Health as well as led the enterprise healthcare product initiatives at Anthem delivering the first Narrow Network products. Jake is a retired United States Marine Corps Captain, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines.

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Healthegy Contributing Host Stephen Krupa is CEO of Healthedge, a software company focused on providing next-generation, business-transforming technology products to the healthcare payor market.

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