Paul Barnes joins Commonwealth Health Advisors as Partner

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.

Molly Doyle and Eric Lindsey join Commonwealth Health Advisors

Commonwealth Health Advisors is delighted to announce the addition of two new partners to our firm – Molly Doyle and Eric Lindsey

With over 20 years’ experience in Population Health, Service Delivery and Digital Health, Molly has been a Product leader at Pfizer Health Solutions, Health Dialog, Welltok (Predilytics) and meQuilibrium. She has built an impressive track record of bringing new products to market through deep market research, collaborative design and development, and rapid testing and validation to create outstanding user experiences and value for customers. A veteran of 5 start-ups, Molly is known as a big picture thinker with rigorous execution skills who helps organizations mature and scale to drive long-term growth and profitability.

Eric is an executive and entrepreneur with a track record of delivering high levels of revenue in healthcare technology and pharmaceutical services. His extensive commercial leadership experience runs the gamut from small organizations and provider practices to pharmaceutical firms like Pfizer, Sanofi, and Novartis. As an executive with a growth focus, he has built and led commercial organizations for public and private companies including Stryker, IQVIA, and Patient Point. With a successful exit under his belt, Eric is also an investor and entrepreneur who advises many emerging companies with sales planning and execution.

We are exceptionally lucky to have both Molly and Eric join our team, bringing their considerable talents and experience to bear on behalf of our clients.

Commonwealth Health Advisors announces the completion of its 50th client engagement.

This significant milestone in the growth of our firm comes from our commitment to delivering executable strategies for businesses that are among the most respected in healthcare.  Since our inception in 2014, our management consulting firm has been working exclusively with healthcare IT and services companies.

Our engagements primarily begin with CEOs and boards looking to tune their business strategy for optimal market success—an exercise every great business conducts regularly. We assist executive management teams in establishing or re-defining product and market strategies and the execution plans that follow. Our proven approach employs an efficient and effective process that delivers new market-validated insights combined with pragmatic action plans.

We could not have achieved this fifty-client milestone without the top talent our firm is privileged to attract. Commonwealth Health Advisors now offers additional practices designed to support our clients in organizing and executing key business functions including business development, sales operations/enablement, strategic product marketing, product management, product development and client success.

We are excited as we embark on the journey toward our 100th-client milestone!

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