Douglas Weitzel is an economist at RTI with expertise in health policy, Medicare and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). He is the task lead for the internal participant management database task and coordinates data-sharing efforts across the project team. He leads the technical assistance efforts and responds to formal inquiries about sector-specific plans. In addition, he supports the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and ACOs to implement financial and quality performance determination of those participating in initiatives involving financial risk. He joined RTI after graduating from the University of Maryland.
BA, Economics and Government, University of Maryland