Vital Data Technology is proud to announce the appointment of Kelly Cieciorka as Director of Quality and Affinitē Quality™ product owner. In this role, Ms. Cieciorka will be responsible for guiding the quality product’s development and partnering with customers for successful implementation and optimization of the solution. Affinitē Quality is Vital Data Technology’s year-round HEDIS® and plan-defined quality management and submission module fully certified by NCQA for 2020 HEDIS measures.
“I am excited to work with such an innovative and powerful quality solution,” Ms. Cieciorka said. “I can’t wait to help health plans implement it and begin seamlessly coordinating their quality management processes with care decisions, provider alignment, and risk adjustment measures.”
Ms. Cieciorka comes to Vital Data Technology with a wealth of experience in HEDIS review and management. She most recently served as manager of accreditation at Centene, where she conducted readiness assessments and developed training programs to ensure compliance with NCQA and other regulations. Prior to that, she held positions at Anthem and Molina in support of their HEDIS administration, including implementing health plan quality initiatives, monitoring and evaluating the quality of care, provider and member satisfaction, and collection and abstraction of medical records and other data for HEDIS reporting.
“Kelly brings a deep understanding of customer needs relating to product development, benefits, and support,” said Matt D’Ambrosia, President and Chief Executive Officer of Vital Data Technology. “Her skills at advocating for change and seeing it through will be instrumental in the Affinitē Quality’s success.”
Ms. Cieciorka graduated from the University of San Francisco with a master’s degree in public administration. She has an undergraduate degree in pre-med and biology from the University of California, Santa Barbara.