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Laura Barrera

Manager

San Diego

Services Expertise:

  • Strategy
  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Technology

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Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Management
  • The University of Southern California Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
    Bachelor of Arts in Communication

Certifications

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

At ECG, Laura has assisted health systems and medical groups with strategic and operational planning in areas surrounding hospital/physician joint ventures, practice acquisitions, service line development, and compensation planning. She has conducted patient access assessments to aid clients with optimizing their existing ambulatory operations delivery models and to prepare for implementing a patient contact center. She has also assisted various health systems across the country with women’s/obstetrics service line planning and development.

Prior to joining ECG, Laura worked at the Southern California Permanente Medical Group, where she collaborated with clinical departments to improve patient access and satisfaction, led groups through the development of innovative pilots to improve patient access and health outcomes, oversaw medical-center-wide pain strategy and related initiatives, and provided work flow assistance to clinicians and support staff for various Epic ambulatory and inpatient applications.