Stephen A. Hull and Stephanie Mensh have been appointed to serve as associate vice president and health policy advisor respectively.
..."With their impressive backgrounds in medical technology-related health policy, Stephen and Stephanie will be tremendous assets as AdvaMed works in the coming year to address critical payment policy issues such as reducing delays in Medicare patient access to new technologies and implementing reasonable Medicare coverage criteria," said AdvaMed President Pamela G. Bailey.
...Hull, who will join AdvaMed on January 8, comes to the Association from Covance Health Economics and Outcome Services, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in reimbursement issues for medical technology, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies.He
provided reimbursement strategy to many leading medical device companies. Hull
also has substantial experience monitoring, analyzing and advocating health research and education policies on the state and federal level.He previously served as a health policy analyst at Prospect Associates, a Rockville, Maryland-based health care communications and technical services firm, and as a managing editor at the Thompson Publishing Group.Hull graduated from Colgate University with a bachelor's degree in international relations/political science, with a secondary concentration in French.He later earned a master's degree in health science (M.H.S.) from Johns Hopkins University.