Drew Madden is a successful entrepreneur in the healthcare IT field where he has established himself as a pillar of success and unique team building regardless of the institution he has gone through. He is an experienced IT professional, and has been in the field for about 10 years in implementation, planning and optimizing electronic health records in many hospitals. Mr. Madden graduated from the University of Iowa, College of Engineering where he graduated with a BSE in Industrial Engineering. His main focus was on medical systems. On starting his career, Mr. Madden joined Cerner Corporation where he mainly focused on building and implementation of inpatient medical facilities and solutions. He later moved on to Healthia Consulting, back in 2005. At Healthia, Mr. Madden was involved in implementations roles before being promoted to a business development position. Healthia was later acquired by Ingenix Consulting (IC) in 2007 and Mr. Madden joined the firm as an Epic Consultant.
Mr. Madden later joined Nordic Consulting Partners; the world’s largest Epic consulting company, and served as the president for 5 years – between 2011 and 2016. This is where he had a well-decorated and successful tenure. During his time at Nordic, Mr. Madden helped the firm in building successful and unique company cultures and high caliber teams. The firm grew tremendously in regards to the number of employees from 10 to 725. The same can be said about its partnership clients that rose from 3 to 150 under his management. This led to an increase in annual revenues from $1,000,000 to a staggering $3,000,000. As the president, he was entitled to spearhead the staff recruitment processes, establishing good client relationship and lead the business development department.
Drew Madden has strong beliefs in building a team consisting of high caliber professionals. With his ability to combine technical skills in project management and consulting operations, he has been able to help IT professionals in healthcare form successful Epic implementation teams across the globe.