Bachelor of Science (BSN), Nursing @
Jennifer Hersh is an experienced, proven, results-oriented health policy professional with 20 years of combined clinical, quality, health policy, legislative, patient and provider advocacy, public and private payer, regulatory, and reimbursement experience. She possesses a deep understanding of the ongoing impact of health care reform as well as various trends, drivers, and challenges facing the health care
Jennifer Hersh is an experienced, proven, results-oriented health policy professional with 20 years of combined clinical, quality, health policy, legislative, patient and provider advocacy, public and private payer, regulatory, and reimbursement experience. She possesses a deep understanding of the ongoing impact of health care reform as well as various trends, drivers, and challenges facing the health care industry.
Ms. Hersh has a thorough understanding of the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device industries as well as the perspectives of relevant stakeholders. She provides strategic guidance to physician groups and pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology manufacturers to promote optimal coding, coverage and payment in product pre- and post-launch environments. She also conducts research and analyzes relevant health economic and outcomes data to guide and develop client-focused strategic recommendations related to public and private payer reimbursement trends to facilitate optimal product positioning.
Ms. Hersh is an energetic leader with exceptional analytical skills and the ability to develop innovative solutions that bridge the gap between health policy development, analysis, and business strategy. She possesses exceptional operational management skills and is highly regarded as a flexible and creative team player. A highly effective communicator, skilled negotiator, and proven consensus-builder among diverse stakeholders, Ms. Hersh excels at distilling complex issues to Congress and their constituents, patient advocacy groups, professional organizations, and non-technical audiences.
Jennifer Hersh is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Georgetown University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Public Policy with a concentration in health policy.
Manager, Payment Policy @ From 2015 to Present (less than a year) Executive Consultant, Health Policy/Product Commercialization & Reimbursement @ Provide reimbursement and health policy strategy and implementation consulting services to biotechnology, medical device, and pharmaceutical clients with a focus on payer advocacy, pre-launch reimbursement assessments, and public and private payer regulations and policies. From 2009 to August 2015 (6 years) Washington D.C. Metro AreaSenior Legislative Analyst, Office of Policy & Representation @ Provided policy and legislative analysis and support to Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) Plans on health insurance and healthcare reform issues. From 2008 to 2010 (2 years) Washington D.C. Metro AreaDirector, Federal & State Health Policy & Strategic Alliances @ Served as head of the policy division tasked with providing policy and legislative analysis and support for ADA's State and Federal Government Affairs teams. From 2006 to 2008 (2 years) Senior Associate/Project Manager, Product Commercialization & Reimbursement Practice @ Provided strategic guidance to pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology companies to promote optimal product coding, coverage, and payment. From 2005 to 2006 (1 year) Washington D.C. Metro AreaGraduate Fellow, Health Policy @ From 2004 to 2005 (1 year) Washington D.C. Metro AreaClinical Nurse, Adult Critical Care Float Pool @ From 2000 to 2005 (5 years) Washington D.C. Metro AreaGraduate Intern, Policy & Research @ From 2004 to 2004 (less than a year) Washington D.C. Metro AreaNurse Director, HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Unit @ From 2002 to 2003 (1 year) Washington D.C. Metro AreaAdult Trauma/Surgical Critical Care Research Nurse @ From 2000 to 2002 (2 years) Washington D.C. Metro AreaClinical Nurse III, Post-Anesthesia Care Unit @ From 1997 to 2000 (3 years) San Francisco Bay AreaClinical Nurse, Adult Trauma/Surgical Critical Care Unit, Post-Anesthesia Care Unit @ From 1994 to 1997 (3 years) Washington D.C. Metro AreaGraduate Nurse Fellow, Adult Trauma/Surgical Critical Care @ From 1994 to 1994 (less than a year) Washington D.C. Metro Area
Master of Public Policy (MPP), Health Policy @ Georgetown UniversityBachelor of Science (BSN), Nursing @ Georgetown University Jennifer Hersh, RN, BSN, MPP is skilled in: Nursing, Physician Reimbursement, Health Insurance, Pharmaceutical Industry, Medical Devices, Medicare, Strategic Planning, Health Policy, Government Relations, Strategic Consulting, Legislation, Project Management, Patient Advocacy, Presenter, Clinical Trials
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