Matt Dutton joined Freed Associates in 2001 and serves as a leader within Freed’s digital transformation practice. As healthcare organizations strive for a digital-first strategy, Matt utilizes his several decades of expertise as a fundamental platform to enable client value realization.
In his career, Matt has served in leadership roles in more than 40 large program implementation success stories with payers, providers, and vertically integrated healthcare delivery systems utilizing both waterfall and scaled agile methodologies. Examples include digital transformation initiatives, revenue cycle programs, electronic medical record systems (Epic), compliance initiatives (ICD-10, Interoperability, Meaningful Use, Health Information Exchanges), clinical (HL7/FHIR) and financial (X12) data integration, vendor and system selections, claims systems, clinical and middleware system integration, outsourcing and interim executive leadership positions.
Matt began his career at Accenture, helped build and launch the TriZetto Group, and has been with Freed Associates for the past 20 years. Matt holds a Bachelor of Science in managerial economics from University of California, Davis, a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) certification, as well as his PMP from the Project Management Institute.