Company Makes Substantial Donation to the Jefferson School of Population Health
ROSEVILLE, Calif., November 24, 2014 – Care Innovations™, an Intel-GE company, today announced the formation of an Advisory Board to help guide the CI Validation Institute. 11 experts associated with the Jefferson School of Population Health, Health Intelligence Network, Humana, University of California Santa Barbara, Edington Associates, Edj Analytics, Population Health Alliance, Health 2.0, and Deloitte Consulting, make up the new Advisory Board. The Validation Institute was launched in June and aims to improve standards for measuring and promoting the benefits of population health and remote care management solutions and services.
“The formation of our Advisory Board is a big step toward the CI Validation Institute having a greater impact on positively shaping the population health field,” said Sean Slovenski, chief executive officer at Care Innovations. “We believe this melding of outstanding population health leaders will elevate the feedback and guidance we can provide organizations and professionals seeking a leadership position in healthcare outcomes.”
The Advisory Board will be chaired by David B. Nash, MD, MBA, founding dean of the Jefferson School of Population Health (JSPH) and professor of Health Policy at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. Joining Dr. Nash in the Advisory Board will be nine respected leaders in the population health space, including:
Jan Berger: Jan is the CEO of Health Intelligence Network and a member of the Breakaway Policy Strategies Medical Advisory Board. She is also an author of several books and is the Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Pharmacy Benefit.
Steve Chick: Steve is vice president at Humana and the leader of Comprehensive Health Insights, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Humana. He is currently a member of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research.
Ian Duncan: Ian is adjunct professor of Actuarial Statistics at the University of California, Santa Barbara and served as vice president of clinical outcomes, analytics and reporting at the Walgreens Company from 2010 to 2014.
Dee Edington, Ph.D: Dr. Edington is the founder and chairman of Edington Associates, LLC. He is the founder and professor of the University of Michigan Health Management Research Center and was the director of the Center until June 2011.
Frank Frigo: Frank is the co-founder of Edj Analytics, LLC and is a past winner of the Backgammon World Championship in Monte Carlo.
Fred Goldstein: Fred is president of the Population Health Alliance, and is the president and founder of Accountable Health, LLC. He has over 25 years of senior management experience in the health care industry.
Matthew Holt: Matthew is the founder and Co-Chair of Health 2.0, the founder and occasional author of The Health Care Blog.
Karissa Price-Rico, Ph.D: Dr. Price is the executive director at the CI Validation Institute and the chief marketing officer at Intel-GE Care Innovations.
Sean Slovenski: Sean is the CEO at Intel-GE Care Innovations and is a proven innovator and entrepreneur with an established track record in defining and building businesses from concept to viability.
Jason Wainstein: Jason is a principal in Deloitte Consulting LLP’s health plan practices and serves as the national leader for Deloitte Consulting LLP’s health plan technology strategy and information management/analytics practices and as an industry innovation champion.
For more information on the Validation Institute and its Advisory Board, please click here.
Supporting the Jefferson School of Population Health
In an effort to generate innovative thinking and repeatable results that improve population health outcomes, the CI Validation Institute also recently donated $50,000 to the Jefferson School of Population Health at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia – the first designated School of Population Health in the United States.
“We think remote care management has immense potential to affect what happens outside of a doctor’s office and in the daily life of an individual, which is one of the biggest opportunities we have in improving the overall health of a population. This generous gift from the CI Validation Institute will be used to uncover and address the factors that might be limiting adoption of this valuable approach,” said David B. Nash, MD, MBA, founding dean of the Jefferson School of Population Health.
For more information on the CI Validation Institute, please visit http://www.civalidationinstitute.com.
About Intel-GE Care Innovations
Intel-GE Care Innovations, a joint venture between Intel Corporation and GE Healthcare, connects the care continuum to the home and makes it easier for patients, family caregivers, and professional caregivers to interact and achieve better health at home.
Experts in technology and behavior change, Care Innovations identifies the best methods for health care providers and health plans to capture and integrate real-time data from the home into care delivery. The company’s fourth-generation remote care management solution, Health Harmony, delivers insights for timely intervention and superior patient engagement with patients outside the formal care setting. Health Harmony is built with a smart filter and predictive analytics platform that sorts the complex array of aggregated data captured from a wide array of sensors and sources present in the daily lives of consumers. Visit www.careinnovations.com to learn more.
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