Deirdre Baggot is among the most respected professionals in the alternative payment and bundled payments model in the healthcare industry. She is an administrator, payment expert, and business strategist. Previously he has served as the leader of the Bundled Payments at ECG Management Consultants. She has also assisted numerous large national employers in the development and implementation of value-based payments.
Before she joined ECG Management Consultants, Baggot was a Senior Vice President as well as practice leader for bundled payments at Camden Group for six years. She also spent about 10 years in the academic healthcare where he served both at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital as well as the University of Michigan Health System. In both places, he held senior leadership positions where she was recognized for her outstanding leadership skills in safety. As a result, she earned Lean/Sigma certification. Find out more about Baggot at Beckers Hospital Review
Deirdre Baggot was a consultant during the design of New York Medicaid where she recommended the implementation of bundled payments in the program. She was also an expert reviewer of CMS for the Bundled Payments for Care Initiative. She also served as the lead for the Acute Care Episode Bundled Payment Demonstration
She is considered as a respected voice in the topic of bundled payments, health reforms and alternative payment models. To this end, she has written and published over 20 publications and papers on the subjects of payment transformation, healthcare reform and bundled payment. He expertise on the subjects has seen her been featured on All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Planet Money shows by the National Public Radio
Baggot attended the Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois graduating with a bachelor in Nursing. She then joined the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University graduating with a master’s in business administration. She is now pursuing her PhD AT THE University of Colorado in Denver.