Karan Vaidya
Karan Vaidya Director

Prior to joining crankfrog, Karan was at Surgical Directions, A Mednax Company, where he worked in healthcare consulting and product strategy in the Medicaid, Medicare, and commercial spaces. Karan has broad experience in strategy development and execution, business transformation, and program management. He has led large-scale initiatives focused on continuous improvement, new product rollouts, cost of care initiatives, value-based care implementations, and strategic planning. Karan is Lean Six Sigma Black certified and has a Bachelor’s and Master’s in Industrial Engineering from SUNY, University at Buffalo. He will receive an MBA degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern in December 2020.

Representative crankfrog work

Configured and implemented an HIS system (clinical workflow through account adjudication) in a unique risk based reimbursement environment for a national chronic disease provider organization. 
Directed the design and rollout of an employee app for a national physician staffing firm serving over 2,000 physicians across 15 states.
Supported strategic design and implementation of a new Medicare Advantage plan and its technologies.