POSITIONS AND HONORS
Principal, Health Value Direct, Orange Park, FL 32073, January 2016-Present.
Managing Principal, Healthcare Performance, Inc., Atlantic Beach, FL, 2007-Present, 1990-Present.
Principal and Chief Development Officer, WeCare TLC, LLC, Longwood, FL, May 2008-May 2015.
Founding Director, The Center for Practical Health Reform (NFP), Atlantic Beach, FL, 2000-2007.
Fellow, Aspen Institute Health Forum, Aspen, Colorado.
Advisor, The Lundberg Institute, Los Gatos, CA.
Advisor, ABC Codes, Albuquerque.
Editorial Board Member and Reviewer, Medscape Journal of General Medicine, Emdeon, NYC, 2003-2007.
Columnist for Medscape Connect’s Care & Cost Blog, Writing on Business of Medicine and Primary Care, 2012-Present.
Contributing Editor, The Doctor Weighs In, Patricia Salber MD MBA (host), San Francisco.
- The Health Care Blog, Matthew Holt (host), San Francisco.
- Health Policy and Marketplace Review, Robert Laszewski (host), DC.
- Kevin MD, Kevin Pho MD (host).
- HealthWorks Collective, Joan Justice (Curator)
2010-Present, Principal and Chief Development Officer, WeCare TLC, LLC, Longwood, FL.
WeCare TLC develops advanced primary care medical homes that become platforms for the management of comprehensive health care clinical and financial risk.
Principal, Healthcare Performance, Inc., Orange Park, FL.
HPI is a health care business development/problem-solving practice that provides counsel and assistance to organizations on market dynamics and positioning, visibility and relationshp development. Dr. Klepper is lead representative in all client interactions, and oversees all work product development and delivery.
2000-2007, Founding Director, Center for Practical Health Reform (CPHR), Atlantic Beach, FL.
CPHR was a broad-based non-partisan, national advocacy organization that worked to re-establish stability and sustainability to American health care. CPHR was closed in October 2007, though I continue to work on national reform issues privately.
1991-2001, Managing Principal, Healthcare Performance, Inc., Jacksonville, FL.
EDUCATION (All at the University of Florida, Gainesville)
Ph.D. Speech Physiology/Acoustics, 1985
M.S. Speech, Hearing, Language Science, 1982
B.A. Literature, History Of Ideas, 1974