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Teresa O'Keefe

Teresa O'Keefe
Teresa O’Keefe joined ArmadaHealth® as Vice President, Business Development. Teresa comes to Armada after consulting to Population Health and Biotech firms. Prior to that, she co-founded Consumable Science, a consumer health platform that brought to market a consumer health score developed with epidemiologists from Johns Hopkins. Teresa has been an advisor to private equity firms, VP of Marketing and Business Development at ConnectYourCare, VP of Marketing at Softlink Solutions, Director of Consulting for Seeker Software (acquired by Concur), Senior Manager at KPMG Consulting and served in a variety of roles in IT and HRIT over a decade at Black and Decker. Teresa brings over 30 years of experience in marketing, management consulting, and business development. Teresa holds dual BS degrees in Computer Science & Economics with a minor in Math from Towson University and an M.B.A from the Carey Business School of Johns Hopkins University.
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It’s Time for Clinical Navigation-as-a-Service

Posted by Teresa O'Keefe

The term “Software-as-a-Service” popularized the use of …as-a-Service. It went beyond describing the “Intel-inside” – the technology, but also implied services wrapped around technology - the human element of managing the software – backing it up, applying system updates, troubleshooting and fixing bugs, etc.

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Topics: Quality Transparency, value based care, medicare star ratings, improve Star ratings, physician referrals, access to healthcare, doctor referrals, second opinion services

An Opinion About Second Opinions

Posted by Teresa O'Keefe

3 minute read

Friends who know I work in the healthcare industry often reach out to me with stories about their medical misfortunes and sometimes ask for help. An otherwise healthy friend – Stephanie - recently relayed a story to me about intermittent numbness in her arm which got to the point where it started waking her up at night and turned into her self-navigating down a rabbit hole in healthcare.

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Topics: value based care, healthcare quality, bad healthcare experiences, healthcare dilemma, physician referrals, access to healthcare, specialty care, doctor referrals, second opinion services

Emotional (Rescue) AI

Posted by Teresa O'Keefe

3 minute read

Can Emotional AI rescue us from the imminent invasion of zombie bots!?

Every time I have a hallway conversation with Bharath (we call him “SuperB”), I wish I had a recorder because nearly every exchange could be a blog post.  

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Topics: AI in Healthcare, Healthcare Access, Quality Transparency

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