Rahul is currently responsible for collaborating with C-level executives at his Health Plan/IDN collaborating organizations as well as across multi-institutional stakeholders to develop and implement innovative frameworks and unique approaches that lead to accelerated adoption of mission-critical initiatives that ensure the delivery of high -quality care and improve consumers ability to receive needed care all while driving down the cost of care received.
Rahul has extensive practical knowledge in creating new, multi-stakeholder, collaborative innovative models and solutions as well as integrating next-gen digital health solutions that optimize the utilization of appropriate care measures. His role expands to include the creation of innovative care pathways, normalizing and sharing of data assets for proper segmentation, developing actionable and personalized programs and tools that ensure measurable behavior change imperative for desired health outcomes. He continues to help develop, test, measure and iterate innovative initiatives that increase efficiencies for all key Healthcare stakeholders as they collectively focus on outcomes-centric care.
Rahul’s most recent brainchild is The AHIP Innovation Lab based in Chicago’s West Loop and the quantifiable co-innovation methodology he and the team have proven viable across the eco-system. He is responsible for creating the Lab’s one of a kind concept, continues to fulfill its mission of delivering an invaluable resource for consumers, Payers, Providers and other essential ecosystem stakeholders and solution providers. He has led all 90+ of the Lab’s collaborative and confidential Solution Working Groups that involve individual payers, providers, employers, consumers, manufacturers, MedTech, innovative solution providers and the Lab’s trusted and crucial thought leaders and SME partners. Prior to joining AHIP, Rahul held a leadership role as a founding employee of a successful digital Healthcare start-up based in Washington DC. Along with the company’s co-founders, Rahul was instrumental in developing a multifaceted consumer tool as well as leading the company’s; go to market strategy resulting in successful market penetration and revenue growth for the industry’s first consumer- led shared decision making and treatment selection platform.
Rahul was recently named one of the Smart Health’s 2018 Excellence In Healthcare Transformation award, the American Journal of Health Promotions 2017 Innovators and Game Changers and is recognized as Accenture Perspectives: Minds Driving the Future of Business. In 2017, Frost & Sullivan presented Rahul and his Lab with one of their highest honors, their Global Visionary Innovation Leadership Award.
He is a graduate of the University of Michigan-Ross School of Business and lives in Washington DC with his son. He invites you to contact the Lab directly…that is if you’re willing to roll up your sleeves and drive transformation through inflective insights, alignment and action.