Deirdre Baggot Ph.D., MBA, BSN is a renowned healthcare, business strategist, and payment expert who resides in Denver, Colorado. She undertook her Ph.D. at the University of Colorado. She took her degree in nursing at the University of Southern Illinois. She earned her MBA at Loyola University’s Quinlan School of Business located in Chicago. She is a renowned expert in the area of bundled payments and alternative payment models in the healthcare industry.
Deirdre Baggot began her career in 1997 at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital as a resource coordinator and staff nurse as well as the manager of their hospital administration group. After six years, she moved to Ann Arbor and joined the University of Michigan health system as a business analyst as well as an administrative manager. She received an award for outstanding leadership and lean/six sigma certification. Read full interview of Deirdre Baggot at Inspirery
In 2006, Deirdre moved to Denver to become the senior administrator of the cardiac and vascular institute, a subsidiary of SCL Health. She was in charge of 450 people in this post and was responsible for the area such as business development, acquisitions, payer contracting, recruiting and marketing. During her four year stay, she added 11 clinic locations and recruited new employees that turned out to be significant additions to her team.
Using this experience, she garnered a position at GE Health care Partners located in Los Angeles, California. She was assigned the position of senior vice president where she was tasked with the Healthcare Payment System. A particular project of hers resulted in a new payments consulting organization, which grew to earn $6.6 million in revenues annually. Deirdre Baggot has been featured on a number of national public radio shows during her career.
In the duration of her career, she has assisted a number of well-known companies in planning for the design and implementation of value-based payments and was sought by Medicaid to design their approach to bundle payments pilots. Visit: https://onmogul.com/deirdrebaggot