Expertise:

  • Board Certified Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the State of Rhode Island
  • Board Member, Examiners in Dentistry, Department of Public Health, RI

  • Research with medical devices and software including product development

  • Stakeholder alignment strategy and execution


​As director for the clinical consulting arm for Predicata, Francisco is leads the customer engagement team collecting and analyzing data to identify clinical variations, improving workflows, and providing clinical stakeholder alignment. The goal of any clinical engagement is to elevate the supply chain to meet high value high complexity objectives.

Expertise:

  • 20+ years of database application design and development with Microsoft Access, Office, and SQL Server for healthcare and freight management companies

  • Creating, managing, and monitoring of internal database systems for customers

  • Designing of user interfaces, forms, and reports

As the Director of Data Analytics at PREDICATA, Kim develops and implements databases, data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality.  Accountable for the overall management of analytic projects, including the comparison of medical budgeting and spend reporting.  Also, provides direction to the technical support team and implements the technology, processes, and reporting capabilities to resolve customer requests in a timely and effective manner with high level of customer satisfaction.

Expertise:

  • 30 years of progressive and diverse management, consulting, and operations experience in the healthcare industry including hospitals, health plans, and physician organizations

  • Managing of large-scale projects and leading multi-disciplinary teams in innovation, requirement analysis, vendor selection, contract negotiations, project planning, software development, and system implementation


​Gita is responsible for new solution development and implementation of customer engagements. She serves on the operational leadership team and Board of Directors, contributing to the growth and direction of the business.

physician and clinical network

Predicata's clinical network includes physicians active in high volume service lines including spine,

total joint, and cardiovascular.

We also employ clinical team members who are nursing professionals with expertise in
clinical care, quality and risk management.


If you are interested in joining our team please send your resume to:info@predicata.com

Expertise:

  • Green Belt Six Sigma and Project Manager Certified

  • 5+ years of information systems technology, project planning, strategic planning, systems analysis and troubleshooting, forecasting, scheduling and planning, and tracking of results.


​As a Senior Product Manager at Predicata, Giselle is responsible for overall strategic direction, collection of client input, developing product roadmaps, interfacing with development, marketing and sales; and managing the implementation of SupplyLinQ.

Francisco Portela, RN

Director, Clinical Consulting

Giselle Straussberger

Senior Product Manager

About Us

Kimberly San Antonio

Director of Data Analytics

Michael palazzini

President

We are Predicata, the healthcare data activation experts. We are relentless in our pursuit of using analytics to rapidly diagnose costly gaps and variations and identify the steps required to drive meaningful impact. Steps that can reduce supply chain costs, mitigate risk, and improve quality of care. Because you need more than answers, Predicata provides speed to action.

Expertise:

  • Creating and implementing innovative operational programs and supply chain management strategies to achieve cost-effective solutions in the healthcare and transportation industries

  • 20+ years of leadership in business development, client relations, communications, logistics, and analytics


Mike is responsible for the development and implementation of commercial strategies. He serves on the executive leadership team and the Board of Directors, contributing to the growth and direction of the business.


Gita Afshar

Chief Solutions & Services Officer