July 312018The Alinea Group Welcomes Curtis Frazier as 340B Subject Matter Expert and Pharmacy Operational Improvement Consultant
Alinea, a healthcare consulting firm specializing in pharmacy operational improvement, 340B program optimization and compliance, and strategic pharmacy consulting announces the addition of industry expert, Curtis Frazier, to Alinea’s 340B consulting team.
Frazier comes to Alinea after serving as the founding principal and chief architect of 340B Consulting, LLC, where he provided thought leadership and operational consulting to 340B covered entities across the nation. Prior to forming 340B Consulting, LLC, Curtis served in a leading role on the 340B management team at Jackson Health, one of the nation’s largest public health systems located in Miami, FL, and as a Business Manager at a 340B specialty clinic, The Bleeding and Clotting Institute in Peoria, IL.
“The hiring of Curtis corresponds with Alinea’s commitment to ensuring our consultants bring strong operational experience to each engagement,” says Alinea Managing Partner, Keith Chop. “Curtis is smart, determined and extremely devoted to his work. Combine that with his background in healthcare finance, revenue management, and pharmacy operations, we just thought he was a great fit for the team.”
Frazier is widely recognized in the industry for contributing his thoughtful expertise on 340B Health’s 340B Exchange forum and speaking engagements on 340B program management and compliance for various associations.
Frazier will apply his strong hospital and pharmacy operations experience in 340B compliance, split-billing software, contract pharmacy management, payer relations, pharmacy billing, pharmacy analytics, and business development.
In addition to providing subject matter expertise on Alinea’s 340B audit, compliance, implementation, and optimization engagements, and in line with Alinea’s strategic development plans, Frazier will be instrumental in providing ongoing 340B guidance through social media outlets and various mediums serving the 340B community.
Curtis holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Illinois State University. He is Green Belt certified in Six Sigma Methodology and holds an Advanced 340B Operations Certificate from Apexus.