Drew Madden has worked in the medical industry for almost a decade, in different companies. He worked as the president of Nordic Consulting Partners Inc. which offers IT advice to businesses in the healthcare industry. It provides electronic health record consulting service using Epic software. Drew joined the company in 2010 and became the president from 2011 to 2016. During this period the company grew immensely, and this was recognized in the KLAS Report. Drew Madden is experienced in the implementation of EMR projects and was influential in steering this growth.
Drew started his career at Cerner Corporation where he was mostly in charge of offering in-patient solutions. He spent four years in the company. He holds a B.S.E in Industrial Engineering with a focus in Medical Systems from the University of Iowa College of Engineering. Drew is passionate about Electronic Medical Record and has been engaged with the best in the industry to tackle complex EMR projects.
After leaving Nordic Consulting in 2016, Drew launched Evergreen Healthcare Partners, whose main focus is on the implementation and advisory services for EHR platforms and specializes in HCIT applications. Madden founded the company with Rebecca Bottorf, Aaron Friedman, and Jeff Leach. They all serve as managing partners at the company. Their business also offers talent management solutions which allow them to further assist their clients by ensuring their long-term success. Evergreen’s goal is to help healthcare organizations in the world to maximize their IT investments and to increase end-user outcomes.
Drew is responsible for business development, human resource, and consulting operations. The company has grown to be one of the largest Epic-only consulting companies in the country. Drew has made several contributions to healthcare not only through his company but also through the blogs that he writes. He recently wrote about how mobile apps can be improved for cancer survivors. He has also written broadly about the impact of cybersecurity and healthcare.
Drew went to Roland-Story High School. He currently resides in Madison, Wisconsin, although he is originally from Story City, Iowa. Drew is married to Patti Madden, and they are blessed with two children.