Bailey Orshan

Bailey G. Orshan

Senior Researcher
Expertise
  • Hospital Quality and Payment Programs
  • Quality Measures
  • Pay-For-Performance
  • Technical Assistance
Focus Areas
  • Health
  • Medicaid and CHIP
  • Medicare
About Bailey

Bailey G. Orshan specializes in quality measures and hospital payment programs. She has extensive experience producing and reporting Medicare quality and payment program results and providing technical support on implementing payment programs.

Currently, Orshan directs a project to provide analytic support to Maryland on its performance-based payment programs. She previously directed projects that support the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in implementing the Hospital Readmissions Reduction and Hospital-Acquired Conditions Reduction Programs. She has also played large roles on projects that calculate inpatient hospital outcome, efficiency, and patient safety quality measures for public reporting and use in CMS’s payment programs. Finally, she led a task to provide technical assistance to support state reporting of the Health Home Core Set for the Center for Medicaid and CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) Services.

Before joining Mathematica, Orshan held a position in the Office of Evaluation and Inspections in the Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. She holds an M.P.A. in health policy and management from New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service.

Key Projects