Panel Moderator: Deirdre Baggot
The Baggot Group
Deirdre Baggot, PhD, MBA, RN
Deirdre is one of the healthcare industry’s most respected voices on the subject of bundled payments and alternative payment models. The former leader of ECG’s Bundled Payments practice, she has assisted a number of large national employers in the design and implementation of value-based payments and was sought out by NY Medicaid to design their approach to bundled payments pilots. In addition she was appointed expert reviewer by CMS for the Bundled Payments for Care Initiative, and has served as the lead for the Acute Care Episode Bundled Payment Demonstration. She is frequently asked to be a keynote speaker on the topic.
Prior to joining ECG, Deirdre spent 6 years at The Camden Group as Senior Vice President and practice leader for bundled payments. Before that she spent 10 years in academic healthcare, first at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and later at the University of Michigan Health System, serving in key leadership roles. Deirdre has authored more than 20 papers on bundled payments, healthcare reform, and payment transformation and has been a featured expert on National Public Radio’s Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Planet Money.