Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) Appoints New Chief Medical Officer

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Alan Spiro, MD, MBA, joins BHI as Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Spiro’s extensive experience includes building, expanding, and integrating solutions that improve care outcomes and value.

Chicago, IL (August 16, 2017)—Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) announced today that Dr. Alan Spiro joined the leadership team as Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Spiro brings over 30 years of clinical, healthcare IT, value-based care, and change management experience to BHI where he will provide strategic leadership for BHI’s cutting-edge analytics solutions.

“I am thrilled to welcome Dr. Spiro to BHI,” said Swati Abbott, CEO of Blue Health Intelligence. “He will play a critical role in developing and expanding our innovative solutions that help to improve the cost and quality of healthcare.”

Prior to joining BHI, Dr. Spiro was Chief Medical Officer at Medica, a health services company, providing healthcare coverage in the employer, individual, Medicaid, and Medicare markets. He was also co-founder of Accolade, Inc., an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans, and health systems. At Accolade, Dr. Spiro served as Chief Medical Officer where he spearheaded the development of health advocacy programs that significantly improved health outcomes, resulting in substantial cost savings. Additionally, Dr. Spiro served as Vice President, Chief Medical Officer National Accounts at Anthem, Inc.

Dr. Spiro holds a Doctor of Medicine degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is currently on the Board of Directors for the Institute for Practice and Provider Performance Improvement. Dr. Spiro is also a frequent speaker at national healthcare conferences.

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Leveraging the power of medical and pharmacy claims data from more than 180 million Americans, Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) delivers insights that empower healthcare organizations to improve patient care, reduce costs, and optimize performance. With the largest, most up-to-date, and uniform data set in healthcare, BHI provides an accurate representation of the health profile of commercially insured Americans. Our team of data analysts, clinicians, IT experts, and epidemiologists provide analytics, software as a service, and in-depth consulting to payors, providers, employers, medical device companies, and other healthcare stakeholders. Blue Health Intelligence is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association and carries the trade name of Health Intelligence Company, LLC. For more information, visit www.bluehealthintelligence.com.