Director of Accountable Delivery System Solutions, Lumeris
As a strategic consulting director for Lumeris and a registered nurse, Patrick Allen has worked in both clinical and back office operations in nonprofit and investor-owned hospitals ranging from 35 to more than 500 beds. Patrick works with healthcare entities to determine their population health management strategy – from design to implementation. Patrick leverages his clinical and operational expertise to deliver value-based care solutions to help clients create Population Health Services Organizations (PHSOs). Patrick plays a key role in helping clients follow Lumeris’ playbook for accountable care, which earned Essence Healthcare, a Lumeris client, a 5-Star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Patrick is experienced in case management, admissions and physician/outpatient clinics. He has also assisted hospitals in their transition from traditional methodologies to lean principles. Prior to joining Lumeris, Patrick served as senior manager for The North Highland Company, where he directed the design and implementation of a Patient-Centered Medical Home and managed clinical operations at two hospitals and multiple outpatient clinics in Chicago.