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Office of Research, Development and Information

Timothy P. Love, Director

Tom Reilly, Deputy Director

Correspondence & Acquisition Support Staff - Jeanne Wise, Director

Research & Evaluation Group - Renee Mentnech, Director
Division of Research on Health Plans & Drugs - Noemi Rudolph, Acting Director
Division of Research on Traditional Medicare - Curt Mueller, Director
Division of Research on State Programs & Special Populations - William Clark, Director

Medicare Demonstrations Program Group - Linda Magno, Director
Division of Delivery System Demonstrations - Ronald Deacon, Director
Division of Payment Policy Demonstrations - Mark Wynn, Director
Division of Health Promotion & Disease Prevention Demonstration - Sidney Trieger, Director

Information & Methods Group - Franklin Eppig, Director
Division of Research & Information Dissemination - Susan Andserson, Director
Division of Survey Management & Data Release - Spike Duzor, Director
Division of Information Development & Analysis - Andy Shatto, Director

Functional Statement

  • Provides analytic support and information to the Administrator and the Executive Council needed to establish Agency goals and directions.
  • Performs environmental scanning, identifying, evaluating, and reporting emerging trends in health care delivery and financing and their interactions with Agency programs.
  • Manages strategic, crosscutting initiatives.
  • Designs and conducts research and evaluations of health care programs, studying their impacts on beneficiaries, providers, plans, States and other partners and customers, designing and assessing potential improvements, and developing new measurement tools.
  • Coordinates all Agency demonstration activities, including development of the research and demonstration annual plan, evaluation of all Agency demonstrations, and assistance to other components in the design of demonstrations and studies.
  • Manages assigned demonstrations, including Federal review, approval, and oversight; coordinates and participates with departmental components in experimental health care delivery projects.
  • Develops research, demonstration, and other publications and papers related to health care issues.
  • Designs and conducts payment, purchasing, and benefits demonstrations.


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