Ashish Patel

Ashish is co-founder of CareSet Systems. An entrepreneur and healthcare data transparency advocate, Ashish also founded the DocGraph Journal, bringing together the Healthcare Data Science community along with Politico and ProPublica to publish data sets for scientific advancement. Ashish is currently working to decode Medicare Claims data for Pharmaceutical companies, helping analyze provider teaming, and building robust networks.

Regulatory Foreshadowing From JPM Healthcare 2022

By Ashish Patel / February 15, 2022

The 40th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, January 10-13, brought strategic insights. This year, I spoke with Deloitte, specifically partners in the regulatory practice and leaders of the regulatory strategies group. This team seeks discussion with healthcare executives who look at the regulatory environment as input to strategy endeavors. As an industry as heavily regulated…

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HCPCS Code Change Transforms Landscape of Preventative Care

By Ashish Patel / December 6, 2021

Until now, healthcare providers spent up to 40% of their time on administrative tasks, largely due to the complexity of the code system. Spending more time on paperwork meant spending less time with patients which was frustrating for everyone. Recently, the AMA revised the definitions for Evaluation and Management (E/M) codes in the Current Procedural…

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Finding, Treating, and Curing Rare Diseases

By Ashish Patel / November 29, 2021

Picture the following scenario: A patient presents with symptoms including numbness, tremors, and occasional weakness, among others. Genetic testing exists to check for rare cardiovascular diseases and defects, but it is expensive and not currently listed as part of the diagnosis protocol. Because of this, his doctors didn’t order the test. He suffered from these…

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CareSet to present at Pharma-SOS and PMSA in Las Vegas in 2022

By Ashish Patel / November 29, 2021

CareSet is pleased to announce our support and sponsorship of the 2nd Annual Pharma Socialize Optimize Strategize (Pharma-SOS) conference. The conference specializes in data and operations that impact  field force efficiency and allows attendees to share best practices and learn from one another in a fun interactive setting. Also while in Vegas CareSet will be…

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Transparency in Specialty Pharmacy Supply Chains

By Ashish Patel / November 9, 2021

Navigating the world of Specialty Pharmacy is complex and riddled with information asymmetry.  But, it just got a lot easier. CareSet provides the experience and unblocked data to connect your new medication with the Specialty Pharmacies and prescribing physicians you need to reach your target patient populations. Characterizing the industry, the co-founder and former president…

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Unblocking Part D, MarketView 

By Ashish Patel / October 19, 2021

In specialty pharmacies, some medications may have partially blocked data. Manufacturers, payers, and specialty pharmacies can elect to block this data. When they do, it’s no longer visible to their allied and competitive healthcare stakeholders, like yourself.  CareSet’s Part D Targeting product provides brand teams clarity using Medicare’s unblocked claims data. This allows us to…

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CareSet’s Part D Targeting Data Offers Complete Market Transparency

By Ashish Patel / September 20, 2021

New Medicare Part D Targeting subscription datasets offer census level accuracy. New Part D Targeting subscription datasets are now available from CareSet to aid pharma marketing decisions.  These datasets supercharge patient’s access to specialty treatments by revealing data that is blocked in commercial datasets.   CareSet receives Part D data two weeks after Medicare approves the…

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NCPDP PTI Roundtable for VBA

By Ashish Patel / August 31, 2021

On 8/30/21, I had the honor of co-chairing the first roundtable from NCPDP’s (National Council for Prescription Drug Programs) PharmTechnology Innovation (PTI) Accelerator.  Our presenters discussed the different elements related to value-based agreements (VBA). Our incredible speakers included: John W. Hill, MBAHCM, CNED, Executive Vice President & GM with the National Council for Prescription Drug…

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Updated HOP Teaming Dataset Released During PMSA 2021

By Ashish Patel / June 18, 2021

The HOP Teaming Dataset from CareSet offers the most detailed and up-to-date picture of the patient-sharing relationships found between all U.S. Medicare providers HOUSTON – CareSet released the updated HOP Teaming Dataset during the Pharmaceutical Management Science Association (PMSA) 2021 Annual Conference. The release is a game-changing dataset that offers the most detailed and up-to-date…

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CareSet gets accelerated access to Medicare data to perform COVID data analysis

By Ashish Patel / June 11, 2021

CareSet is proud to announce that we are now the FIRST (that we know of) company with access to fee-for-service claims data (Part A, B & D), refreshed monthly, and with an industry best 2-week lag.  CareSet is using this data to perform analysis of the ongoing COVID pandemic, and how it impacts Medicare patients…

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