As Evolent Health’s Vice President of Risk Adjustment, Quality, and Data Science, Brandon Barber leads the strategy, operations, technology and analytics for the company’s efforts to drive coding accuracy and quality performance across our partners. He also leads projects to identify and improve operational efficiencies using data science for Evolent Health Services. Over his career, Brandon has worked to solve complex problems through innovative approaches using large data—in risk adjustment, quality, utilization management, care management, auto-adjudication and partner strategy.
Taming the Wave: How Risk Adjustment Can Guide COVID-19 Recovery
As pent-up demand releases into the health care system, plans and providers need to quickly reassess patient populations. A well-run risk adjustment program can be a major asset in that effort.
Move Beyond "Chart Chasing": Why Prospective Risk Adjustment Should Be the Anchor of Your Program
Evolent’s Brandon Barber explains how health plans can transform risk adjustment from a back-office, financial task to a patient-focused activity with clinical benefits.