Led national bundled payment, ACO, and MACRA initiatives for
17-state, 100-hospital system
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 27, 2017--
Christopher Stanley, M.D., MBA, a 25-year industry veteran with
extensive health system and payer executive leadership experience, has
joined Navigant as a director in its Healthcare practice. In this role,
Dr. Stanley will advise hospitals, health systems, physician
enterprises, and payers on best practices for implementing population
health and value-based reimbursement models.
A trained pediatrician and retired U.S. Army major, Dr. Stanley most
recently served as system vice president of population healthfor
Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), where he successfully led population
health efforts for more than 100 hospitals across 17 states. This
included creation and implementation of support services to manage the
system’s data analytics, care model design, and incentive and funds flow
“Chris has a distinguished track record of guiding provider, payer, and
employer convergence in developing and implementing models that improve
care delivery and grow market share,” said David Burik, managing
director and leader of Navigant’s payer/provider consulting division.
“He’s a valuable asset for our client providers and payers as we work
with them to drive sustainable performance improvements in an industry
demanding multi-segment collaboration.”
While at CHI, Dr. Stanley:
Led the growth of one of the country’s largest health system Medicare
bundled payment initiatives from four to 35 facilities over two years.
Oversaw Medicare Shared Savings Program, Medicaid, and commercial
payer participation across 10 accountable care organizations (ACOs).
Served as chief medical officer for CHI’s employee benefit plan, to
include management of a seven-state clinically integrated network
Initiated Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA)
education and participation among 10,000 physicians.
Prior to his time at CHI, Dr. Stanley served as chief medical officer
for UnitedHealthcare of Colorado, where he oversaw quality and cost
management for over 700,000 commercial and Medicare members and led
multiple payment reform initiatives, including the Colorado Patient
Centered Medical Home (PCMH) multi-payer pilot. He also worked at
Schering-Plough Corporation (now part of Merck & Co. Inc.), where he
established a team of clinicians dedicated to the science and business
of Hepatitis C therapy.
Healthcare practice is comprised of more than 500 consultants,
former provider administrators, clinicians, and other experts with
decades of strategy, operational/clinical consulting, managed services,
revenue cycle management, and outsourcing experience. Experts
collaborate with hospitals and health systems, physician enterprises,
payers, and government entities, providing enterprise-wide strategic
development and performance improvement solutions.
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global
professional services firm that helps clients take control of their
future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge,
substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help
clients build, manage, and/or protect their business interests. With a
focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and
significant regulatory or legal pressures, the firm primarily serves
clients in the healthcare, energy, and financial services industries.
Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and
technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp
insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More
information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.
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