Beth Anctil leads Premier’s Clinical Transformation team and has over 35 years of health care management experience spanning settings across the continuum of care.  She has proven success in leading clinical and quality improvement initiatives with large intersecting projects for (more…)

With more than 20 years of experience in Population Health Management, Glen Champlin has deep experience within the Medicare Advantage Industry with expertise in Network Development, Managed Care Contracting, Medicare Risk Adjustment, Plan/Provider Partnership/Collaboration and Capitation. Prior to joining Premier, (more…)

Peggy Crabtree has over 30 years of clinical and hospital operations experience in academic and community hospital settings. She specializes in service line planning and integration, operational excellence through care redesign, bundled payment, physician alignment models, and pre-hospital merger and acquisition (more…)

Joseph F. Damore, FACHE, is responsible for assisting physician groups, hospitals and health systems, health plans, and integrated health systems in implementing population health management arrangements, including Accountable Care Organizations. His team provides collaborative and consulting services to numerous health (more…)

Andy Edeburn is a nationally recognized expert on strategic planning, acute/post-acute integration, provider network development, and managed care. Edeburn guides organizations through their strategic thinking and planning around acute and post-acute partnerships, new program and facility development efforts, and establishing (more…)

Seth Edwards manages Premier’s Population Health Collaborative, utilizing his expertise in the Medicare Shared Savings Program, and successfully assisted over 80 ACOs to apply and contract with CMS in the MSSP, Next Generation ACO and ACO Pioneer programs. Prior to (more…)

Brent Hardaway has 30 years of experience in various facets of health care operations, planning and strategy development. He currently leads Premier’s Population Health Management Advisory Services Practice. Since joining Premier in 1994, he has led projects ranging from population (more…)

Mark Hiller has extensive experience in financial analysis and developing practical tools to assist hospitals in reducing their costs. He leads Premier’s Bundled Payment Collaborative, providing education, episode development, care re-design, quality and other measurement, cost reduction identification, physician alignment/gain sharing (more…)

Elizabeth Ireton supports the Premier Population Health Collaborative, and co-leads the Bundled Payment Collaborative. Elizabeth’s focus also includes care management and post-acute care. Previously, Ireton was a Director of Account Management at Healthways and worked directly with a number of (more…)

Tony Malcoun offers a broad national perspective and thought leadership derived from strategy and organizational change experience in over 75 markets and 35 states. His areas of expertise include sustainable health system growth strategies, clinically integrated networks, organizational operating models (more…)

With 30 years of healthcare experience, Guy Masters focuses on revenue growth strategies, business and service line planning, transaction advisory, physician-hospital alignment and governance best practices for health systems, medical groups and payers. He has developed HMOs, IPAs, MSOs, PHOs, (more…)

Elyse Pegler has nearly 20 years of experience designing and implementing innovative Medicare policy and programs. She leads learning collaboratives for ACOs that participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program, Next Generation ACO model, Comprehensive ESRD Care model and Shared Decision (more…)

David Petrel, JD, combines strategic thinking with his healthcare legal background to implement solutions that create greater alignment between physicians and hospitals. He has worked in healthcare for over 30 years; first as a healthcare attorney and since 2001 as (more…)

Dr. May Pini, MD, MPH, is a Medical Oncologist, Internist and Principal with Premier’s Population Health Management Team. She has expertise in quality improvement, informatics and value-based care and payment models. Dr. Pini co-leads Clinical Transformation Advisory Services, and serves (more…)

Dr. Mike Schweitzer, MD, MBA, provides clinical leadership in several key areas, including Premier’s Bundled Payment Services as the CMO and the American Society of Anesthesiologists’ Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) Learning Collaborative. He also supports clinically integrated networks (CINs), Accountable Care Organizations (more…)

Bryan Smith leads Premier’s Population Health Economic and Analytical Services with a focus on merger, acquisitions and development and population health. He co-developed Premier’s Population Health Financial Impact Model and oversees those consulting engagements, as well as quarterly and annual benchmarking (more…)

With more than 35 years of health care consulting experience, Steven Valentine is a nationally recognized author and speaker and is frequently quoted on NPR, Modern Healthcare, and many other publications for his expertise in business advisory services, strategy, transactions, (more…)

Kearin Schulte has extensive operational and consulting experience in all aspects of the physician enterprise. She has leveraged her industry experience to bring real world experience to her consultingengagements.  During her consulting carrer, Schulte has delivered large integrated consulting engagements (more…)

During his 20 years in healthcare, Chris Smedley has focused on the physician enterprise as a leader in in both practice plan and consulting environments. His experience includes administering practice plan operations, as well as overseeing the delivery of comprehensive (more…)