Drew Madden is a healthcare information technology entrepreneur who has used his knowledge and passion to pioneer change, resulting in the successful transition to a new standard of service within his industry. An alum of the University of Iowa College of Engineering, Madden received his B.S.E. in Industrial Engineering with a concentration in Medical Systems. He eventually parlayed his education into a position as an Implementation Consultant for Cerner Corporation. From there, he worked a series of jobs that contributed to his overall knowledge of the industry. Serving as a Senior Consultant for Healthia Consulting and as a Business Development Manager for Ingenix Consulting created the opportunity for Madden to hone his management skills. Those management skills would prove necessary for his future with Nordic Consulting Partners.
From 2011 to 2016 Madden served as president of Nordic Consulting Partners. His guidance would prove to be very beneficial for the company, boosting their annual revenue from $1 million to $130 million. With this new revenue, he was able to expand Nordic’s workforce to include 725 employees and create 147 new lines of business through client partnerships. Madden’s hard work and dedication let to Nordic receiving the #1 KLAS ranking for Epic Implementation services, an honor they still enjoy, and several other honors during his leadership. His focus on creating functional teams that collaborate effectively to create an exceptional experience for their clients is pivotal to his overall success.
Creating a viable company culture is also something that is important to Drew Madden. At his current position with Evergreen Healthcare Partners, Madden works as a managing partner. This role is instrumental because it allows him to foster an environment that is conducive to learning and innovation. He strives to uphold the company’s mantra, placing more value on the power individuals can have in making a difference. His substantial experience will prove to be his best tool as he worked to implement technology and provide advisory services to the healthcare community. Surely, his work with Evergreen Healthcare Partners will continue to build an industry that can change the face of healthcare information systems.