Precision for Value has named Dr. Maureen Hennessey, senior vice president and director of quality and population health systems, to the National Quality Forum’s (NQF) Medicaid Innovation Accelerator Project 2016-2017.
“Effective integrated care can enhance patient engagement and outcomes while reducing costs,” Hennessey said in a statement. “Valid and reliable quality measures give stakeholders guideposts for gauging the success of care integration activities.”
Hennessey, a licensed psychologist, has previously held leadership positions at Magellan, Health Integrated, BCBS of Kansas City, UnitedHealthcare and Cigna.
“We are extremely proud to announce Maureen’s appointment to the NQF’s Medicaid Innovation Accelerator Project,” Precision for Value President Dan Renick said. “At Precision, Dr. Hennessey has been key to the development and growth of our innovative Payer Strategy Team, and is also widely regarded throughout the industry as an expert in quality and population health solutions. In providing her leadership and expertise to NQF, we are confident that new and innovative approaches to the integration of physical and mental health services will be advanced throughout the Medicaid system, improving cost-effectiveness while demonstrating increased value.”