Paul Barnes joins Commonwealth Health Advisors as Partner
August 3, 2020– Commonwealth Health Advisors today announced that Paul Barnes has joined the firm as a partner. Barnes’ 30-year background of healthcare operational and business development roles aligns ideally with Commonwealth Health’s overall staffing strategy for its growing consultancy.
Barnes was most recently the CEO and Plan President of Arizona Complete Health. He held previous executive leadership positions at OrthoArizona, Navitas Cancer Services, ActiveHealth Management and APS Healthcare.
Barnes has also held leadership roles in both physical and behavioral health organizations with a strong interest in their integration. Barnes holds a Ph.D. in clinical psychology with practice experience in community mental health and child psychology.
“We’re thrilled to have Paul join our team,” said David Bjork, CEO of Commonwealth Health Advisors. “He brings many years of healthcare experience to our organization, and we’re looking forward to the excellent contribution he’ll make to both current and future clients as well.”
“I’ve had the pleasure of interacting with Dave and his team over the past several months,” Barnes said, “and I have come away impressed by the strategic approach to their engagements while drawing on operational experience to make actionable recommendations for their clients. Working with Commonwealth Health is an ideal way for me to utilize my background, and I’m excited to contribute.”
Barnes splits time between Tucson, Arizona and Ashburn, Virginia.
About Commonwealth Health Advisors
Commonwealth Health Advisors is a management consulting and advisory services firm focused on helping healthcare technology and services companies unlock their growth potential. The firm serves healthcare business leaders and investors focused on winning in the U.S. healthcare market, helping develop and execute product strategies, improve marketing position and accelerate growth.