Discern Health Adds New Vice President

Erik Muther joins Discern Health from the Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance (PHCQA), where he served as the managing director. Erik was the founding executive director of PHCQA before it merged with Health Care Improvement Foundation (HCIF).  He has over 22 years of health care experience leading a wide range of quality measurement, process improvement, data analytics, and strategy development programs. Prior to his work at HCIF and PHCQA, Erik spent 12 years in the health care practice of Accenture, a large global consulting company.

At Discern, Erik will work with the partners and senior staff to lead and develop initiatives that add value to the industry, strategic direction for our clients, and growth to Discern. Erik will join the Discern team in early November.

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Discern Health Presents Potential Measures for Catalyst for Payment Reform’s Scorecard for Payment Reform 2.0

Discern recently worked with Catalyst for Payment Reform (CPR) to develop a list of measures for CPR’s Scorecard for Payment Reform 2.0. CPR has tracked the implementation of payment reform since 2013...
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