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Scott brings nearly three decades of experience as an adviser in the healthcare field to Deerwalk, where he serves as SVP of Consulting Services. Prior to joining Deerwalk, Scott was an independent consultant for seven years focusing on providing meaningful data, insights and solutions for managing health and optimizing cost for hospital systems, third party administrators, wellness and medical management firms and employers. He began his career with Travelers/United Healthcare in sales and national account underwriting. He later joined Kanawha Healthcare Solutions (KHS), a national third party administrator for self-funded employer health plans, where he held leadership roles including President and Chief Operations Officer. During Scott’s tenure, KHS saw significant sales growth and expansion of markets as he led efforts in using predictive modeling to close gaps in quality of care. Scott received his Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Clarion University.

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Pushing the Right Healthcare Data “Pins” – The Art of Member Match to Population Health Analytics

Posted by Scott MacEwen on May 21, 2018

Ever tried to create a portrait image of another person using push pins? Neither have I, but it looks hard. Few have mastered the art.

A Single Source of Truth in Population Health Analytics

Posted by Scott MacEwen on September 22, 2016

No, I am not talking about the Dalai Lama. I am talking about having a Population Health Analytics strategy that incorporates a Single Source of Truth (SSOT).  In the past this strategy was often synonomous with a healthcare data warehouse. But with Big Data solutions, it's commonly referred to as a "Data Lake".  More and more often, our customers refer to it as their single source of truth, so we decided to adopt the phrase and expand on it.

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