Kevin Quinn, MA, EMT-P

Senior Health Economist

Since joining 3M in 2017, Kevin has worked closely with customers and colleagues to apply the power of the 3M patient classification methodologies to the challenges of value purchasing in our healthcare system. Before 2017, he led a 25-person consulting team that designed payment methods now used by Medicaid programs in California, Mississippi, Montana, Rhode Island, South Carolina and elsewhere and published analyses of hospital outcomes in Texas and Rhode Island.

Kevin’s analyses have been published by the Annals of Internal Medicine, Health Affairs, the Congressional Budget Office, HFM: Healthcare Financial Management, Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, Health Care Financing Review, and Journal of Emergency Medical Services. Previous employment included Xerox State Healthcare, the United States Senate, the Congressional Budget Office, The Wall Street Journal, Abt Associates, and the Saskatchewan (Canada) Department of Health.  For the past 20 years, Kevin has also worked part-time as a paramedic for St. Peter’s Health in Helena, MT.  He received his master’s degree in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles.