Seasoned healthcare technology veteran aims to expand the healthcare firm’s analytical service offerings
ALBANY, N.Y., Feb. 9, 2021 — DataGen, a healthcare analytics company, announced that it has hired Al Campanella as its new president. With more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry, including leadership positions in large, integrated health systems and advisory firms, Campanella will leverage DataGen’s nearly 20-year track record of providing timely, accurate and actionable analytics as it expands its offerings to its nationwide customer base.
“The healthcare industry’s continued adoption of new technology, as well as new payment models, catalyzed by the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, further points to the need for retrospective and prospective analytical modeling to help achieve better health outcomes and performance,” said Campanella. “DataGen has a long history of success thanks to its team of talented professionals and the company’s ability to deliver innovative solutions through detailed policy analysis, interactive dashboards and reporting tools.”
“As the healthcare industry continues to move toward more risk-bearing models, we are poised to grow in response to that shift. I am excited to join DataGen at such an important moment in the healthcare industry’s evolution,” remarked Campanella.
“We’re extremely enthusiastic about Al’s hire,” said Bea Grause, president of the Healthcare Association of New York State, of which DataGen is a subsidiary. “His deep understanding of the needs of the healthcare industry will only make DataGen’s capabilities that much stronger. We’re excited to use that knowledge to help DataGen’s clients thrive.”
For more than 20 years, DataGen has been an essential partner to healthcare organizations across the country, illustrating the financial implications of payment policy changes and promoting a pragmatic view of how changes will affect revenue and profitability. DataGen provides data analytic support to hospitals, health systems, state hospital associations and other healthcare groups across the nation as they strive to improve quality, outcomes and financial performance. Drawing on specialized health policy and payment expertise, as well as in-depth understanding of the power of analytics to drive change, DataGen simplifies the complexities of healthcare payment change. Website: www.datagen.info.