Kelly Cronin

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Kelly Cronin serves as the director of the Office of Care Transformation in the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, where she has been involved in establishing and evolving the national agenda for health information technology. Her current responsibilities involve coordination of ONC programs and policies with HHS-related health reform implementation. Ms. Cronin has also been a senior advisor to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) administrator, and has supported the establishment of the CMS Center for Innovation and development of CMS’s accountable care organizations programs. Prior to ONC and CMS, Ms. Cronin directed patient safety initiatives at the Food and Drug Administration and supported the drafting of the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act while working for the house energy and commerce health subcommittee. She also formerly worked as director at the Lewin Group where she led a variety of outcomes research projects. Ms. Cronin holds a Master’s degree in public health and a Master’s degree in health policy from George Washington University.

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Online Health IT Tools and Technical Assistance Will Help State Innovation Model States, and Others, Implement Innovative Care Transformation

Kelly Cronin | April 2, 2015

Beginning this month, ONC is partnering with the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to develop specialized technical assistance as well as comprehensive online health IT tools and resources for State Innovation Model (SIM) states.  The online resources are also available to states not participating in the program.

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