TPC is pleased to announce the recent hire of Andrea Bates, Vice President, Clinical Integration Services. Andrea will lead TPC system-wide clinical initiatives in collaboration with physicians and clinical leaders to increase value back to our Member organizations through cost reduction and utilization efforts while maintaining the highest quality of products and services.
With more than 14 years of healthcare industry experience, Andrea brings a broad skillset of experience leading physician preference and clinical preference sourcing initiatives at healthcare organizations including: Prime Healthcare, MedAssets and Kaiser Permanente.
“Andrea’s extensive experience will be an invaluable addition to accelerate TPC’s objectives to help community-based health systems achieve large system value to preserve their independence,” said Beau Moon, Senior Vice President of Sourcing at TPC. “She will strengthen our key relationships with physicians and clinical leaders who are instrumental to our collective success.”
Andrea holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University, Fullerton; an Executive Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of California, Los Angeles; and a Doctorate in Health Administration from the University of Phoenix. In addition, Andrea studied at the United States Military Academy, West Point and was a member of the Army women’s soccer team.
Please join us in welcoming Andrea to TPC!