Jeff Cribbs is a VP of research on the Gartner Industries Research group, with responsibility for strategic healthcare research in the areas of consumer/patient engagement, population health management, and analytics. He manages the global agenda for consumer/patient engagement with healthcare and wellness. His coverage has a special focus on topics that span the healthcare payer, provider and life sciences sectors.
Mr. Cribbs has served in a variety of roles in health IT, including programming, business and technical analysis, team management, application design, product management, and analytics strategy.
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Cribbs was a program manager at ActiveHealth Management (a fully owned subsidiary of Aetna), where he was responsible for management of the ActiveAnalytics product and deploying the analytic strategy for new provider business.
ActiveHealth Management (Aetna)
Independent software development, BI and education
Healthcare Consumer, Member and Patient Engagement (retired)
Healthcare Analytics Strategy and Innovation (retired)
Healthcare Next-Generation Strategy Development (retired)
Business Studies, Zicklin School of Business, New York
M.F.A., University of Missouri, Kansas City
B.S., Wheaton College, Chicago
1Care management trends, population health strategy and vendor evaluation
2Data and advanced analytics trends, Artificial Intelligence (AI), strategy and vendor evaluation for healthcare
3Consumerization and consumer / patient engagement in healthcare
4The impact of consumer technology, digital giants, and next generation personal health records on the healthcare industry