July 07, 2016
Avalere Welcomes Senior Healthcare Advisor
Wendy Everett, ScD, joins Avalere as a senior advisor
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Wendy Everett, ScD, joins Avalere as a senior advisor
Christie Teigland, PhD, Vice President, Advanced Analytics, recently received the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy’s (AMCP) prestigious Platinum Award for her research titled, “Association of Socioeconomic and Clinical Factors with Rates of High Risk Medication Use in Medicare Advantage Plans.”
Avalere Health has developed a set of malnutrition quality measures in collaboration with The Academy of Malnutrition and Dietetics. Embarking on a journey to improve care to malnourished patients, the collaboration spurred formal multi-stakeholder dialogues to be conducted.
Avalere and Inovalon have entered into a multi-year agreement with Kindred Healthcare, Inc., the nation’s largest provider of post-acute care (PAC) services, to deploy the power of data and analytics to engage payers. The combined solutions will result in a data-driven platform that will support Kindred…
Avalere is pleased to announce that Kimberly Norton has joined the firm as vice president of Reimbursement and Market Access. Kim will leverage her expertise to address development and access issues throughout the life cycle of medical technologies.
Fred Bentley, an experienced leader in payment and delivery system reform, has joined Avalere’s Center for Payment & Delivery Innovation. Fred will supplement our existing deep expertise in provider strategy, and provide analytic and strategic support on issues related to care delivery.
Sheila Fifer, PhD, and Randel Richner, BSN, MPH, have joined Avalere as senior advisors.
We are excited to share with you the next phase in Avalere’s journey.
Avalere is pleased to announce that former CMS official Tom Kornfield, a Medicare Advantage and Part D expert, has joined Avalere as a vice president. Tom will provide strategic advice to clients on the impacts of health reform, Medicare Advantage, risk adjustment, and Part D policy.
Avalere won second place in the 2nd Annual LINK Innovation Competition for its Vantage Care Positioning System (CPS).
Avalere senior vice president, Gillian Woollett, has been appointed to the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention’s (USP’s) Nomenclature
The healthcare delivery system is one of the most complex businesses in the country.
Avalere Health today announced the hiring of Nancy McGee as executive vice president to head its thriving life sciences business unit.
Avalere Director, Leigh Ann Bruhn, was recently named to the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy’s (AMCP) Corporate Member Council.
Avalere director, Dr. Lakshman Ramamurthy, will be a panelist on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Medicare Evidence Development and Coverage Advisory Committee (MEDCAC), which will meet on Tuesday, March 24th.
Lisa Latts, M.D. and Rick Smith join Avalere's team
In 2015, Avalere Health and CMTP will work together to develop the Partnership for Enhanced Recovery to promote broader adoption of proven protocols in the surgical space across a number of US hospitals.
Sheahan will lead Avalere Communications, a rapidly growing group within Avalere Health that brings deep substantive and innovative strategic thinking to healthcare communications.
Avalere-Pope Woodhead collaboration a natural fit to deliver global market services.
On June 10, 2014, the Center for Medical Technology Policy (CMTP) in collaboration with Avalere Health hosted a multi-stakeholder forum in Baltimore, Maryland to discuss potential challenges and opportunities to accelerate the adoption of enhanced recovery protocols (ERPs) in the U.S.
Avalere Health announced today that Lindy Hinman will be re-joining the company as senior vice president, leading its Health Plans and Managed Care Practice.
New Avalere research for The SCAN Foundation demonstrates the ROI potential of well-targeted care coordination programs supported by robust data.
New team members add depth and experience across multiple health policy issues.
Meet Gillian Woollett, Avalere’s go-to FDA and regulatory strategy expert.
What: Avalere will be hosting a conference on the future of market access for diagnostics and personalized medicine, which will focus on key developments spanning the entire market access continuum, ranging from evidence generation and regulatory strategy to coverage, coding and payment.
Lakshman Ramamurthy, PhD, director of FDA & Regulatory Policy at Avalere Health, has been appointed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) to serve as an industry representative to the Medicare Evidence Development & Coverage Advisory Committee (MEDCAC).
Avalere’s experts will be presenting several posters at AcademyHealth’s Annual Research Meeting in San Diego.
Many of Avalere's experts are heading north to Canada for ISPOR's 19th Annual International Meeting, where we'll have several panel discussions and poster presentations.
Avalere is pleased to announce a new formalized collaboration with Michael “Buz” Waitzkin.
Brian Fuller, Director, brings more than 10 years of experience and strategic support to clients in the post-acute care and long-term care settings.
This month, Avalere Health proudly joins the Health Data Consortium (HDC), an organization comprised of government, private sector, and non-for-profit entities, whose goal is to improve health and healthcare by advancing the availability and innovative use of data.
Avalere Health has named Danny Krifcher as Executive Vice President for Operations.
ISPOR recognized Avalere Health for its contribution in diabetes research at this week’s ISPOR 16th Annual European Congress in Dublin.
Bread For The City recognized Avalere Health today at its Good Hope Awards with the Corporate Partner Award for Avalere’s commitment to the organization over the past several years.
Dan Mendelson reiterated on the Diane Rehm Show Tuesday morning that it is too early to call healthcare.gov an ultimate failure, but sees the many glitches as an embarrassment for the Obama Administration.
After the first three weeks of open enrollment, healthcare.gov and state exchanges continue to experience a multitude of technical difficulties; however, according to Avalere Health CEO, Dan Mendelson, there’s no cause for panic.
On October 1st, Avalere FDA and Regulatory Expert Gillian Woollett was featured on POLITICO Pro’s panel discussion on the impact of regulations and policy changes on the development and access to drugs and what it will mean for patients.
Biosimilar Innovation and its Dependence on Regulatory Framework
As a member of the senior leadership team, Matt will guide the firm's focus on reform, health plans, providers, and data and analytics.