Angel Rollo, M.Eng, is a Research Assistant at L&M Policy Research. Ms. Rollo has experience conducting quantitative and qualitative research and using quality and process improvement tools in the field of healthcare.
She is currently working on a project with the CMS Office of Minority Health (OMH) to build the business case for health systems to engage in activities that advance health equity through the use and dissemination of a Disparities Cost Calculator (DCC), literature reviews, and stakeholder interviews. Additionally, she provides support on CMS’s Division of Value Incentives and Quality Reporting (DVIQR) Program Support (DPS) project, assisting with updates to communication materials for CMS’s value-based payment and public reporting programs for hospitals. Ms. Rollo also works on a project to assist CMS with managing, triaging, and reviewing comments in response to the advance notice of methodological changes for Part C and the regulation of policy and technical changes for Part C and Part D.
Prior to joining L&M, Ms. Rollo conducted qualitative research in Bududa, Uganda evaluating youth perspectives on HIV. She also participated in the Harvard Summer Program in Epidemiology, where she conducted quantitative research using ambulatory care data. She also interned at the Hispanic Center for Lehigh Valley, where she helped improve their food pantry.
Ms. Rollo holds a M.Eng. from Lehigh University in healthcare systems engineering and a B.S. from Lehigh University in bioengineering.