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MedPAC > Members > Lynn Barr, M.P.H.

Lynn Barr, M.P.H.

Caravan Health

Kansas City, MO

Term Expires: 2024

Lynn Barr, M.P.H., is the founder and executive chairwoman of Caravan Health, which guides and supports more than 200 health facilities and 20,000 clinicians in value-based payment models, such as accountable care organizations (ACOs). With a background as a chief information officer for a rural hospital, she recruited and organized small rural hospitals across three states to form the first National Rural ACO to help rural providers succeed in value-based payment. Before founding Caravan Health, Ms. Barr led multiple start-up companies dedicated to medical innovation, and she holds several patents. Ms. Barr has served on the Government Affairs Committee of the National Rural Health Association. She earned her master of public health degree in health policy and management from the University of California, Berkeley.