About Kristin

As Accenture’s Public Health Industry Lead, Kristin is responsible for Accenture’s portfolio of work with Medicaid agencies and Departments of Public Health across North America. She partners with clients to help them transform to outcomes-focused, value-driven organizations that leverage innovative technology solutions to maximize operational performance while improving the beneficiary experience.

Whether working to develop and implement modernization strategies, transform service delivery or harness analytic capabilities to improve health equity, Kristin helps public health organizations connect the right information across their ecosystem of stakeholders to drive innovation and turn challenges into opportunities.

Before joining Accenture, she was Medicaid Director for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. She holds a Juris Doctor from Southern Methodist University and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Spanish from Franklin and Marshall College.



Case studies

The State of Ohio is harnessing Big Data to better understand and address factors affecting infant mortality.

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Authored blogs

Read latest thinking on the most pressing issues facing public sector health organizations.

Strengthen COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Kristin Thorn and Eyal Darmon author a blog series about managing and distributing COVID-19 vaccines.

COVID-19 vaccines: What we must get right

Ryan Oakes, global public service lead, writes about the high-stakes challenges surrounding COVID-19 vaccines.

Is modularity really what matters?

Governments are embracing modular development to modernize systems. Are they missing a larger opportunity?

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