Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a multidisciplinary, integrated professional services firm, announced today that Cynthia Bero has joined its Boston office as a senior advisor to Manatt Health. Bero joins Manatt from Mass General Brigham (MGB), where she spent over 20 years in senior information technology positions, most recently as Vice President of Information Systems. Bero’s experience leading advanced health information systems initiatives will add to Manatt Health’s extensive capabilities for academic medical centers (AMCs), providers, states and other healthcare organizations.
“As today’s marketplace becomes increasingly digital, we are excited to leverage Cindy’s proven leadership experience, strengthening our information services strategy and digital health capabilities across the firm and particularly within of health care,” he said. Donna L. Wilson, CEO and Managing Partner of Manatt. “Joining our growing Boston office, Cindy will deepen our ability to deliver and operationalize innovative information technology and change management solutions that help our clients navigate the rapidly evolving healthcare industry landscape.”
Bero will work to optimize the complex information systems operations of the AMCs, health systems and government clients that Manatt Health serves, while connecting them to innovation opportunities to leverage data analytics and digital health solutions .
“Cindy has an impressive background providing data-driven healthcare solutions that have improved medical care for individuals in Boston and the region,” said the Manatt Health Leader. Bill Bernstein. “Her work implementing nearly every aspect of healthcare technology during her tenure at MGB, in addition to her hands-on technical and leadership skills, make her an invaluable resource to our provider, AMC and state clients looking to move forward their goals at the intersection. of health and technology.”
Bero joins Manatt Health at a time when it is expanding the scope of its legal and advisory capabilities to include greater depth in the implementation of new care models that increase access to care and the use of new technologies for diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of patients.
“The opportunity to work with Manatt Health’s interdisciplinary advisory, policy and legal team of distinguished healthcare professionals was a major driver in my decision to join the Firm,” said Bero. “His reputation within healthcare spans nearly every corner of the industry, so I’m excited to help expand his information, analytics and data strategy services to some of the most innovative players across the country.”
Bero is just the latest addition to Manatt Health’s rapidly expanding roster of legal and business advisory professionals, which includes the recent arrivals of Zoe Barnard, Tara R. Straw, Rachel L. Sher, Dr. Christina Jenkins AND Claudia Page.
Bero earned her MPH from the Columbia Mailman School of Public Health and her BS in biology from Trinity College. what praise.