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Clearing the path to healthier populations

BerryDunn’s public health experts are trusted partners to public health agency directors and commissioners across the country. We help clients strategically enhance their internal operations to deliver quality programs and improve population health and health equity.

Our team is comprised of former state and local health agency leaders and public health professionals with administration, informatics, policy and program development, and project management expertise. We design comprehensive public health strategies that help promote health and prevent disease through projects and programs that improve the quality of life for citizens.

We collaborate with clients to design and implement grant management strategies, prepare for accreditation or re-accreditation, develop health improvement and disease elimination plans, redesign business processes, and support the IT solution procurement lifecycle.

Our public health experts create a roadmap that includes strategy, planning, and technology solutions to help you tackle the complex barriers to optimal public health. Services we provide include:

  • Process redesign―Conduct thorough gap analysis and improve business processes, help clients comply with federal policy.
  • Technology consulting—Facilitate procurement and system selection and software implementation that improves efficiency.
  • Financial management consulting—Leverage new federal funding and develop cost allocation plans and rate setting to help public health agencies lower costs and increase revenues in a manner that complies with federal cost accounting requirements.
  • Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) vendor management and technology consulting—Coordinate multistate technology platform user group to assure timely vendor fixes and release management, strategize on system enhancements, product management, and manage vendor performance.
  • Strategic planning―Create roadmaps to success and identify tactical goals to improve process and outcomes. 
  • Public health accreditation―Assess internal operations for alignment with national standards and provide recommendations for initiatives to seek accreditation.
  • Program and project management—Assist with vendor management, requirements gathering, stakeholder facilitation, COVID-19 testing strategy and contact tracing, and health policy analysis.
  • COVID-19 recovery services—Align with CDC requirements; apply new federal funding to process and system modernization efforts; conduct after-crisis assessment and strategic planning.
  • Project health assessments―Analyze public health issues, risks, and opportunities. Recommend mitigation strategies to reduce risk and keep projects on track.

As partners with your public health system, we collaborate to help ensure optimal conditions for population health. For more information or to see how we can help you, please contact the public health consulting team.

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