Dr. Anantachai (Tony) Panjamapirom serves as a subject matter expert in the Quality Reporting Roundtable practice at The Advisory Board Company. He provides policy analysis, strategic and operational guidance, and best practices on CMS's quality reporting programs. His other research focuses on the benefits of EMRs, IT performance management, and IT implications in the accountable care environment.
Prior to joining the Advisory Board, he was a researcher in the Department of Health Services Administration, School of Health Professions at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), and was involved in multiple federal and private grant-funded research projects, including the evaluation of physicians’ perception on an HIE system, and implementation of an interactive voice response to improve diagnostic quality and closed loop feedback.
Previously, he worked in the Division of Continuing Medical Education—School of Medicine at UAB, developing more than 30 web-based interventions as educational resources that assist and engage physicians in professional development activities.
Tony earned a PhD in Health Services Administration, an MBA from UAB, and an MS in Information and Communication Sciences from Ball State University. He is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Information & Management Systems.