Dr. Savitz is the former Assistant Vice President for Delivery System Science in the Institute for Healthcare Delivery Research at Intermountain Healthcare, holds a Research Professor appointment in Epidemiology at the University of Utah, and is on the IHI faculty for impacting cost and quality. At Intermountain, Dr. Savitz studyied the effective spread of evidence-based, cost-effective care process models. She led the Intermountain-based, AHRQ ACTION III network, serves on the on the Board representing Discovery and Dissemination for the High Value Healthcare Collaborative (HVHC), and is HVHC Co-PI for the AHRQ Center of Excellence award to Dartmouth. She is also a subcontract Co-PI on the Mayo Clinic-led LHSNet, a PCORI-funded clinical data research network. Dr. Savitz currently serves as Chair of the Academy Health Committee on Advocacy and Public Policy, the CMS Executive Leadership Council, the AHRQ National Advisory Council, and the AARP National Policy Council. She previously served as an Economist for the Colorado Legislative Council, Financial Planner for UNC Health Care, and is a past Malcolm Baldrige Examiner in 2001 and 2002.
* CAPP Chair is an ex officio voting member of the Board