During these unprecedented times, our deepest concerns go out to those directly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and those on the frontline keeping residents of seniors housing and skilled nursing communities safe.

We’ve launched numerous initiatives to speed the delivery of quality data and information to facilitate problem-solving and decision making across the industry.


Starting October 6, 2020

The Essential Virtual Experience


Krista Drobac

Executive Director | Alliance for Connected Care

Krista Drobac

NIC Talks (3:00pm-3:30pm) on October 6

Krista Drobac has twenty years of experience in federal and state government, and in public affairs.

In addition to providing consulting services, Krista serves as the Executive Director of the Alliance for Connected Care, a 501(c)(6) organization dedicated to ensuring that all patients are able to realize the benefits of connected care. She also serves as Chair of Aligning for Health, a coalition advancing social determinants of health policy at the federal level.

She was previously the director of the Health Division at the National Governors Association’s Center for Best Practices. Krista was a Senior Advisor at the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). She also served as Deputy Director of the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services. Krista also spent five years on Capitol Hill as a health advisor.

Krista holds a BA from the University of Michigan and an MPP from the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government.