John Freedman, MD/MBA

President

 

Dr. Freedman, Principal of Freedman HealthCare LLC, has 25 years' experience in performance measurement & improvement, health IT, care delivery, and health care reform.

Before founding Freedman HealthCare in 2006, he held leadership roles at multiple innovative health care firms. Dr. Freedman served as the Medical Director for Quality at Kaiser Permanente in Colorado, and as Medical Director for Specialty Services at one of the Northeast's largest community health centers, overseeing 50 staff in 16 specialties. While at Tufts Health Plan, he helped them climb to a #2 national NCQA quality ranking. He has also served on the boards of Massachusetts Health Quality Partners, Network Health (a 300,000 member Medicaid health plan), and the Massachusetts Fishing Partnership (which improves health in the fishing community).

Dr. Freedman graduated Harvard College, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and the University of Louisville School of Business. Freedman HealthCare is a leading consulting firm in health care reform, health policy analysis, and development, and it has been engaged in many states to create all-payer claims databases, implement health insurance exchanges, and support health care transformation.