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Jan Berger, MD
CEO, Health Intelligence Partners
Jan is an independent director with significant leadership and board experience, a Chief Executive Officer, a Fortune 20 corporate officer, an author, and a keynote speaker. Jan has proven success in public, private and government service over the last 30 years in both healthcare and consumer goods/services. This tri-sector experience including her role at CVS Health and Health Intelligence Partners has been translated into her recent roles in the board room. In 2019, Jan was recognized by Crain’s Business Chicago as a Notable LGBTQ Executive and in 2022 she was recognized by Mogul as a top 100 DEI Leader.
In 2009 Jan founded Health Intelligence Partners as a global consultancy. The organization has a global focus (engagements in 14 countries with both Health Organizations, National Ministries of Health, and Consumer-focused organizations), working with clients on areas of growth at the intersection of strategy and operations. Jan’s deep knowledge in cross stakeholder integration of products has created increased corporate growth and shareholder value.
Prior to founding Health Intelligence Partners, Jan served as Executive Vice President, Chief Clinical and Innovation Officer for CVS Health. During that time, she was a corporate officer and on the executive team with responsibility for a $500-million-dollar business unit. Jan’s expertise in both healthcare and retail consumer behavior led to several new service lines and increased revenue for her division from 35 million to over 500 million dollars. Jan also led CVS Health’s Medicare Part D development and was a member of the companies M & A team. Before going to CVS Caremark, Jan had 15 years’ experience in healthcare administration led operations for two population health companies and was a senior executive for a Regional Health Plan.
In addition to her corporate work, Jan has broad experience on publicly traded and privately held corporate boards both in the U.S. and Internationally. Jan’s board leadership experience includes healthcare, veterinary and consumer product boards. Her board experience has given Jan deep experience in crisis management, activist, and M & A activities. She presently sits on healthcare focused boards including, Tabula Rasa (Member: Nominations, Audit, Governance), UCB Pharmaceuticals, and GNS Healthcare (Lead Independent Board Member, Vice Chair of the Board, Chair of Compensation and Governance, Member: Audit Committee; Jan previous board experience includes:, Cambia Health Solutions (Audit & Compliance Committee, Health Services Committee)Voluntis (Chair, M&A/Strategy Committee, Nomination and Compensation Committee), Care Core National (Member: Audit and Finance Committee, Compensation, M&A and Strategy), AccentCare (Chair; Compliance Committee, Member: Compensation Committee), Chip Rewards, Qliance, C3, University of Arizona School of Pharmacy, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Western Conference Board of Directors and Rx-Ante. Jan’s consumer focused boards have included Savor Health, Care Heroes and Whiskerdocs, a veterinary telehealth service company. She also sits on numerous business and healthcare advisory boards.
Jan has recently released, Re-Engaging in Trust: The Missing Ingredient in Fixing Healthcare. As the author of five books and editorial activity on several healthcare journals, Jan is considered a national thought leader on the importance of creating trust as a foundation in an organization’s corporate sustainability strategies.
Jan holds a Doctor of Medicine degree, a Master’s in Jurisprudence from Loyola University in Chicago, Certificate in Healthcare Business Administration from University of South Florida, and Board Director Certification for Kellogg School of Management and a black belt in Six Sigma.