AboutJason Shafrin is a healthcare economist who uses quantative analysis improve the quality and efficiency of the American health care system. Dr. Shafrin is currently a Senior Director of Policy & Economist with Precision Heath Economics and where he uses his interdisciplinary skills in economics, health services research, and health policy to improve the quality and efficiency of the healthcare system. Dr. Shafrin is an expert in value-based purchasing methods, value frameworks, quality of care measures, discrete choice experiments, health insurance claims data analysis, and digital medicine. After receiving a PhD in Economics from the University of California-San Diego, Dr. Shafrin worked at Acumen, LLC helping Medicare implement a variety of the provisions of the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a Obamacare).
Areas of expertiseHealth economics, health services research, applied econometrics, pay-for-performance, value-based purchasing, expenditure forecasting, discrete choice experiments, health insurance claims data analysis, digital medicine, geographic variation in healthcare spending, Medicare payment policy.
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