Betsy Walton is a director in the government healthcare solutions practice. She has extensive experience and has held management positions in payer, hospital, and government settings.
Before joining Guidehouse, she worked at the CMS Center of Innovation on Comprehensive Primary Care, Bundled Payment, quality measure reporting, and ACO programs. For seven years she was vice president of regional custom services for the VHA Upper Midwest Region, and administered programs and services to assist hospitals in operational, clinical, and financial performance improvement. She was a principal in Premier’s government programs and managed care contracting consulting area. She directed the strategic planning and business evaluation areas for Fairview Health Services located in Minnesota. She worked in Medicaid managed care for two state Medicaid agencies and was the national director of HMO government programs for Aetna.
M.S.W., University of Wisconsin, Madison M.P.H., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis