Stacie Heller brings twenty years experience to her role as Vice
President of Xcenda's Health Policy consulting practice. Based in
Washington DC, Ms. Heller leads a team of consultants from across
the country who develop reimbursement launch strategies and guide
clients through complex decisions related to coverage, coding,
compendia, health policy/healthcare reform implementation, and the
design of patient and provider support services.
Stacie has in-depth knowledge of healthcare reform
implementation, including guidelines on Accountable Care
Organizations. As the editor of Health Policy Weekly, a
complimentary e-publication, Stacie keeps clients and stakeholders
informed on the latest legislative and regulatory updates. Ms.
Heller and her team track and analyze congressional and regulatory
health policy and provides manufacturers and other stakeholders
with ongoing strategic guidance, proactive updates, analysis, and
policy briefs related to issues affecting the healthcare
Ms. Heller's expertise encompasses a wide range of public payers
and includes developing reimbursement strategies for new products
and addressing reimbursement obstacles for existing therapies.
Previously, Ms. Heller directed the operational management of the
reimbursement-based patient assistance programs for HIV/AIDS
therapies at the Lash Group. Before joining the Specialty Group,
Ms. Heller monitored physician-related reimbursement issues for the
American Society of Internal Medicine, now part of the American
College of Physicians (ACP).
Ms. Heller received a B.A. in public policy from Pennsylvania