ANNE KIRBY, RN
With 30-plus years of experience, Anne has spent most of her career developing and delivering managed care services, as well as creating technology platforms and data analytic tools to enhance program performance.
At Rising Medical Solutions (Rising), a national medical management firm, Anne leads the company’s quality management, regulatory and legal initiatives, as well as its utilization management and care management operations. She has also been instrumental in developing the company’s analytic capabilities and using data to drive operational performance. Prior to Rising, Anne co-founded BlueMat Solutions, a consulting firm servicing the healthcare and workers’ compensation markets. Earlier in her career, Anne worked for 22 years with Concentra Managed Care in a variety of roles, including: Regional Vice President and Vice President of Product Development.
She often works with state regulatory bodies and industry research organizations on managed care issues and is a frequent industry speaker. Anne holds a Nursing Degree from St. Louis University and a Bachelor’s from Boston College.