Andrew M. Wiesenthal, MD, SM, is Director of Healthcare Practice at Deloitte Consulting LLP. Prior to joining Deloitte in May 2010, he was Associate Executive Director for Clinical Information Support for The Permanente Federation between 2000 and 2010. From 1983 until 2000, Wiesenthal served as a Pediatrician and Pediatric Infectious Disease Consultant with the Colorado Permanente Medical Group (CPMG). He also led CPMG’s quality management program and served as Associate Medical Director for Medical Management, with responsibility for quality management, utilization management, regulatory compliance, risk management, credentialing and physician performance, and informatics.
Wiesenthal graduated from Yale University with a BA degree (with honors) in Latin American Studies in 1971 and received his medical degree in 1975 from the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. He completed his pediatric residency at the University of Colorado in 1978, and then served as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer with the Centers for Disease Control from 1978 to 1980 before returning to the University of Colorado for a pediatric infectious disease fellowship, which he completed in 1983. In 2004, Wiesenthal earned an SM in Health Care Management from the Harvard School of Public Health.
Wiesenthal contributed to the Markle Common Framework for Private and Secure Information Exchange.