Robert McElherne brings 10 years of healthcare data science and engineering experience, most recently driving strategy and operations at Humana for Medicare and Medicaid products, provider engagement, pharmacy benefit manager services, and pharmacy operations. Mr. McElherne’s analytics experience spans physician network optimization initiatives, site of service and referral insights, drug pricing and trending, financial analysis of pharmacy direct and indirect remuneration, medication adherence, clinical quality measurement and episodic care modeling.
Previously, Mr. McElherne served as a Senior Data Scientist specializing in optimization modeling for supply and demand planning at North America’s largest chemical distributor. Mr. McElherne began his career as a Mayo Innovation Scholar, focusing on medical device innovation at Mayo Clinic. He holds a BA in Biochemistry from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, and an Master’s in Analytics from University of Chicago.