Kimberly Rhodes, M.A., a Senior Associate at Dobson | DaVanzo, brings a range of experience in quantitative and qualitative analysis to the firm. Ms. Rhodes is currently working on several projects related to Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and other Medicare payment models. Ms. Rhodes has contributed to the firm’s research on Medicaid, and recently worked on an issue brief highlighting the impacts of proposed legislation to the program. Ms. Rhodes also supports oversight of Medicare Part D Formulary plans under a contract with CMS. In addition, Ms. Rhodes drafts presentations for a broad range of audiences on the changing landscape of healthcare policy and provides clients with accessible and interactive ways of digesting data through dynamic maps and automated tables using Tableau and Visual Basic.
Prior to joining Dobson | DaVanzo, Ms. Rhodes was the Data Analyst at The Medical Team, Inc., a home health care agency that provides services to Medicare, Medicaid and private pay individuals. During her time there, Ms. Rhodes conducted research and analysis using operational, financial and clinical data to develop dynamic dashboards and reports. Ms. Rhodes’ other professional experience includes working as the Publications Administrative and Research Assistant at the American Society for Nutrition (ASN) where she supported the publications process for three journals and facilitated the department’s outreach and research efforts. While at ASN, Kimberly collaborated on two large stakeholder surveys and conducted research and analysis using PubMed, Thomson Reuters’ Web of Science and internal datasets to glean insights that informed the future direction of the publications department. Ms. Rhodes has also worked at the World Bank Group as an Information Assistant, where she provided legal reference and research services and contributed to her unit’s information management initiatives.
Ms. Rhodes earned a Bachelor of Science in International Political Economy from Juniata College and a Master of Arts in Global Affairs with a concentration in Global Health from George Mason University.