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Applied Analytics & Technology Advancement

Strategic planning and implementation of technology that enable client operations and care, as well as data strategy, governance, management and analytics.

Applied Analytics & Technology Advancement
Applied Analytics & Technology Advancement

Harnessing Technology to Improve Performance

Well-designed systems enable healthcare organizations to be more efficient and deliver better care. That’s why our clients turn to the expert consultants from Freed to ensure that their investments in technology deliver on their promises.

Freed works on all aspects of IT, from devising strategies to extracting new insights from data and implementing systems. We approach these projects with a bigger lens that incorporates elements such as data management strategy and governance. This ensures that you’re able to leverage your data to drive informed decisions as you tackle organizational changes and challenges.

Our Experts and Areas of Focus

Data Strategy, Analytics and Management

Unlocking the secrets held in data is the key to improving your operations or care delivery, and to driving informed clinical, membership and business decisions. Many organizations have turned to Freed consultants to show the way, with more than 40 data analytics projects entrusted to us over the last five years. We’ll help you optimize data flow, data assets and data sharing through robust data-management standards, create a clear vision and strategy for enterprise data management, and deploy the analytics to deliver the insights you need.

  • Alignment of business needs with data capabilities
  • Data governance assessment, strategy and implementation
  • Analytics and business intelligence

IT Strategy

With digital transformation initiatives and the influx of new technologies, well-thought-out strategies are more essential than ever to organizations that don’t want to get left behind. Freed’s consultants will help you eliminate the redundancy and excess costs stemming from disparate IT systems. We’ll identify integrations that will help you pull the right data from the right sources to guide smart decision-making. And we’ll find innovative technologies to help you achieve clinical and operational improvements.

  • IT portfolio planning and roadmap development
  • Benefits analysis and realization planning
  • Reduction in IT systems overhead and costs
  • Emerging technology adoption

System Implementation and Optimization

When you work with Freed, business agility, operational readiness and change management are factored in early in the planning process. The Freed team has experience managing complex system integrations and improving the ways that systems fit into your business processes, and can guide you through real-world testing to ensure smoother system go-lives. Consultants trained in lean and agile methodologies work closely alongside your stakeholders to understand their processes, allowing us to serve as a bridge between your business and IT.

  • Clinical, membership, financial and operational system assessments and implementation
  • Technology system selection
  • Technology system integration
  • System activation and optimization

Our experts.

Alex Go

Alex Go

Executive Vice President
  • Over 25 years in technical product management, enterprise data management and analytics across healthcare, semiconductor and manufacturing industries
  • Provides subject matter expertise to better-govern enterprise data and leveraging data to advance enterprise decision making
  • Leads the Freed client executive team to leverage best practices, optimize client value and develop firm partnerships
Robin Figueroa

Robin Figueroa

Consultant
  • Works hand-in-hand with technology and healthcare workers to enhance workflow and decision making
  • Able to connect strategy, people and technology together to achieve sustainable outcomes
  • Solves complex operational and organizational problems and  excels at moving challenging projects forward, spanning clinical, financial, and IT domains
John Tanner

John Tanner

Consultant
  • Keeps abreast of technical advances; bridges business needs with technical capabilities
  • Experienced in a broad spectrum of health information domains
  • Practices first asking what we are solving for and then using iteration to refine
  • Promoter of using data and analytics to inform decisions at all organization levels
  • Skilled listener and facilitator for building sustainable technology solutions
Carrie Bersot

Carrie Bersot

Consultant
  • Business strategy, process, and operations optimization in support of new technology-based product offerings
  • Streamlining and automation of provider information and data exchange across industry stakeholders
  • Governance and stakeholder engagement to drive the development of targeted and actionable strategies and tactics to improve provider financial and operational reporting
Lawrence Carlos

Lawrence Carlos

Vice President, Client Solutions
  • Brings more than 30 years of experience in the health care industry, including public sector health
  • Senior-level leader assisting clients in the planning, selection, design, and implementation of their enabling technology solutions, including data management and analytics
Gwen Elwood

Gwen Elwood

Consultant
  • Provides data and analytic expertise ranging from execution of a full-scale enterprise assessment of data management and analytic maturity to preparing analyses for financial audits
  • Delivers customized toolkits and actionable guidance to advance and optimize data and analytic infrastructure and operations

Related insights.

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Digital Experience

Virtually all operations and functions tie back to a digital experience in today’s world. Shifting to become a digital-first organization can be disruptive and difficult to navigate. Freed will help you strategize and create connected experiences that build loyalty, reduce costs, improve outcomes and exceed your customers’ expectations.

Operational Transformation

Whether your concern is compliance and meeting regulatory challenges, improvements in care operations, or creating membership opportunities, turn to us to help your organization with enterprise-level strategies and initiatives that achieve the outcomes you need.

Revenue & Finance Optimization

When it comes to maximizing your financial performance, we can help ensure that you’re leveraging the most effective integrated processes and modern technology. Freed’s expertise spans from strategy to implementation, and from front-end patient-facing revenue cycle operations to back-end billing and collections.

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