In The Loop – Niall Brennan

In this installment of In The Loop, ClosedLoop's thought leadership series, Carol McCall, Chief Health Analytics Officer, and Niall Brennan, President and CEO of the Healthcare Cost Institute, discuss COVID-19, transparency in healthcare, value-based care, and much more. In this conversation, they delve into a breadth of topics, including:

  • What Niall learned during his tenure as the first ever Chief Data Officer at CMS
  • How COVID-19 is impacting healthcare in the U.S.
  • The HCCI's mission and the importance of transparency in healthcare
  • The future of value-based care and alternate payment models

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In The Loop – Niall Brennan

Niall is president and CEO of the Health Care Cost Institute. He works closely with federal and state policymakers, including the U.S. Congress on key health policy issues. He is a nationally recognized expert in health care policy, the use of health care data to enable and accelerate health system change, and data transparency. He has published widely in leading academic journals, including the Journal of the American Medical Association, the New England Journal of Medicine and Health Affairs. Prior to joining HCCI, Mr. Brennan was chief data officer at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). He has also worked at the Brookings Institution, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, the Congressional Budget Office, the Urban Institute, and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Interested in listening to more in-depth conversations with healthcare leaders about AI, the shift to value-based care, COVID-19, and much more? Check out some more episodes of In The Loop:

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