Aaron helps healthcare providers navigate the transition from volume-based to value-based payment and delivery models. He has significant experience in helping providers succeed under alternative payment models, including pay-for-performance initiatives, shared savings programs, and bundled payments. Aaron has facilitated the development and implementation of provider alignment and affiliation strategies, including clinically integrated networks, accountable care organizations, and joint ventures. He has assisted providers in launching population health management initiatives, including ambulatory care management programs. Aaron is an author and frequent speaker on a broad range of topics, including alternative payment models, provider compensation methodologies, and regulatory changes.
Aaron holds a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of Minnesota. Additionally he holds a Master of Science in Health Administration (MSHA) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from The University of Alabama at Birmingham. He is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt for Healthcare by the Institute of Industrial Engineers. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and Beta Gamma Sigma.