TOPIC: New Hires
KENSINGTON, Calif., Feb. 15, 2018 – Freed Associates, a California-based healthcare consultancy, continues to expand its team of experts with their newest hire, consultant Carrie Bersot. Bersot brings more than 17 years of experience with new, value-based insurance offerings, business process redesign initiatives and operations optimization efforts, making her a valuable asset to the Freed team.
Bersot is versatile, having worked with a wide variety of health plans, hospitals and health systems. She is especially well-versed in product innovation, performance network strategy and value-based programs.
“Carrie brings skill and perspective that will benefit Freed Associates’ clients,” said Dava Freed, founder and CEO of Freed Associates. “Carrie has demonstrated a deep alignment with Freed’s core values, understanding that every client is unique and every solution is custom for that client—there is certainly no one-size fits all in this industry. Carrie is a positive addition to our team.”
Previously, Bersot led the product and network strategy for a national value-based performance network as a director at Aetna based in Hartford, CT. She directed large scale engagements that made an indelible mark on healthcare delivery and helped to develop innovative, new healthcare services and insurance plan design features.
Bersot holds a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of New Hampshire and a Master of Public Health from University of California, Los Angeles.
Founded by Dava Freed in 1991, Freed Associates consults with California healthcare organizations on strategic and tactical initiatives. The company’s team of approximately 70 consultants provides specialized knowledge across the healthcare industry spectrum. Freed has been awarded “Best Places to Work” as well as “Top 100 Women-Owned Business” by the San Francisco Business Times.