NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mercer's Tracy Watts, Senior Partner and US Leader for Health Care Reform, was recently named one of Consulting® magazine’s 2018 Top 25 Consultants for Excellence in Healthcare. Based in Washington DC, Ms. Watts works with employers on the design, evaluation, and ongoing management of health and group benefit plans for active and retired employees, with special expertise in health care cost management. Since 2010, she has also served as Mercer’s Leader for Health Care Reform. She has authored numerous articles on the impact of health care reform on employer-sponsored health plans, briefed numerous government and regulatory leaders, and currently serves on the Policy Board of Directors for the American Benefits Council. Ms. Watts speaks regularly at professional events and conferences on health benefit issues and is an active contributor to Mercer’s US Health Blog.
"We are thrilled that Tracy has been recognized as a Top 25 Consultant for Excellence in Healthcare," said Sharon Cunninghis, US Health Business Leader. "Tracy’s focus on innovation and commitment to putting clients first has been vital to our success in building out Mercer’s health business. Tracy’s transparent leadership style has paved the way in helping to shift our business into new and innovative areas. This recognition is tremendously well-deserved.”
Consulting will honor the Top 25 recipients, including Ms. Watts, at its 10th annual gala awards dinner at the Mandarin Oriental in New York on Thursday, June 14. More information about Tracy Watts and the work she has done with Mercer can be found here.
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