Chris Zinner

Managing Director
Accenture Federal Services
Chris Zinner

Brief Bio

Chris Zinner is a Managing Director in Accenture Federal Service’s Strategy & Consulting Practice where he currently serves as both the Innovation for the Civilian Portfolio and the Strategy & Consulting lead for the Health Sector,  which includes HHS headquarters staff organizations and Operational Divisions (CMS, FDA, NIH, CDC, and HRSA). Chris has over 24 years of consulting experience delivering digital and  CX across public, non-profit, and private sector industries.  He specializes in helping organizations develop and execute strategies for transformational initiatives, with a special focus on customer and employee experience, through well researched and data-driven strategy, human centered design (HCD), technology implementations, and cultural change, leveraging digital, data, and analytics at every step of the way

Alliance Presentations

3.28.23 Business Meeting Data 502864697

Transplant Decision Making Tools: A Major Upside for Your Transplant Program

Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at 3:00pm

In 2022, over 7500 kidneys were discarded, twice the number just four years ago. Acceptance practices vary 100-fold between programs and even within programs. While troublesome, the number of kidneys available for transplant presents an extraordinary opportunity to increase transplant and save more lives. Chris Zinner and members of his team at Accenture will share the extensive research they did for HRSA on transplant program acceptance practices and physician decision making. Chris will highlight ways the decision-making process could be improved, while Michael Ghaffari of UNOS will join us to discuss how this new tool was implemented to assist decision makers and improve the consistency of organ acceptance practice.

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