Kevin Dietz

Kevin Dietz provides SAS programming support within our Data Analytics practice, focusing on Medicare post-acute care payment and long-term care financing policy.

He analyzes Medicare policy changes and health reform proposals in a variety of settings, including inpatient, skilled nursing facilities, hospice, and home health. He also models the financial impact of Medicare payment policies and health reform proposals, such as proposed out-of-pocket caps for prescription drugs in a new insurance benefit and proposed integrated care model for low-income seniors.

Prior to joining Avalere, Kevin worked on the healthcare team at the Government Accountability Office (GAO). Prior to GAO, Kevin served as a programmer and consultant for statistical consulting, marketing, and economic research organizations.

Kevin has a BA in economics and a BS in accounting from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Authored Content

Avalere analysis finds that price of generic drugs has remained flat but the cost to seniors is increasing.