“Guidehouse, a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets, has appointed Kim Cirka as its new head of Public Health.”
“Cirka will lead strategic innovation and growth initiatives for Guidehouse’s Public Health Sector, including the continued transformation of mission-driven healthcare at government health agencies.”
“Kim truly brings a unique perspective to every project she’s involved in,” said Alicia Harkness, partner and Guidehouse’s Health segment leader. “She is an incredible innovator with years of experience in creating data-driven, agile, and adaptive healthcare solutions that enable our clients to succeed in the midst of significant change. We are thrilled to have her guiding our team of health experts in helping public sector organizations thrive in today’s complex healthcare marketplace.”
“Guidehouse’s Public Health sector is part of its Health segment, which is focused on achieving large-scale public-private transformations to solve significant health challenges. The firm’s Public Health team brings expert insights from across the broader Health segment, including its work with providers, life sciences companies, and commercial health plans from clinical redesign and margin improvement initiatives to workforce automation; as well as its Financial Services, and Energy, Sustainability and Infrastructure segments.”
“Recently named a 2020 Women in Leadership Award Winner by FedHealthIT and G2Xchange FedCiv, Cirka is a Guidehouse partner, PMP, and certified ScrumMaster. She spent the past several years heavily focused on helping the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and other federal clients define agile strategies for healthcare optimization…”
Source: Guidehouse Appoints Kim Cirka as New Public Health Segment Leader, October 14, 2020. Guidehouse.
G2X TAKE: Kim Cirka, an established industry leader and innovator with years of experience in creating data-driven, agile, and adaptive Healthcare solutions, has been tapped to lead strategic innovation and growth initiatives for Guidehouse, a global provider of consulting services.
- Kim was recently recognized as a 2020 FedHealthIT Women in Leadership Award Winner and she will be honored at next week’s FedHealthIT Impact event with many of the top women leaders from industry and Government. Learn more here.
- Guidehouse continues to be a major partner as both a Prime and sub across every corner of the Federal Health sector. Just a few of their recent notable wins in the past year include expanding their Fraud Prevention Services work with VA OFM; picking up a Prime award on the CMS Enterprise Operations Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA); winning an NIH Mission Alignment IT Support BPA and $40M Defense Health Agency Health Care Innovation Support BPA; adding a $100M+ FDA Integrated, Budget, Acquisition, and Planning Systems BPA win; and securing a Prime spot on the HHS Intelligence Automation/Artificial Intelligence (IAAI) IDIQ.
- Guidehouse was recently named to the updated list of NXT UP firms poised to make big waves in the Federal sector in 2020 and for years to come.