All Press Releases for February 15, 2022

Kenneth I. Freedman, MD, MS, MBA Recognized by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in Health Care Administration

Dr. Freedman has found success as a medical director for more than 20 years

Dr. Freedman has also served as the national Treasurer and the Chairperson of the Quality Improvement Council for the American Society of Addiction Medicine since 2019.

    DELRAY BEACH, FL, February 15, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Kenneth I. Freedman, MD, has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Since 2018, Dr. Freedman has excelled as Medical Director, SE Territory for Aetna Inc., which is owned by the CVS Health Corporation. With over 25 years of healthcare management experience to his credit, he currently focuses on reviewing hospital admissions, prior authorization claims for surgical procedures and post-hospital rehabilitation. Dr. Freedman also serves as a Subject Matter Expert in Gastroenterology, where he frequently harnesses his expertise for development of policies, procedures and educational initiatives for related conditions such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Alongside his primary responsibilities at Aetna, Dr. Freedman has served as the national Treasurer and the Chairperson of the Quality Improvement Council for the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) since 2019. He currently treats patients with opiate-use disorder as the Medical Director of the Recovery Research Network in Atlantis, FL. Palm Beach Illustrated named him a Top Physician in Addiction Medicine for 2022. He previously worked as a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Tufts University School of Medicine, for which he regularly conducted lectures on chronic pain, addiction treatment and prescription drug abuse. During this period, Dr. Freedman additionally served as the Chief Medical Officer of Lemuel Shattuck Hospital in Boston and the Chairperson of the Clinical Leadership Committee within the Massachusetts Department of Public Health's Bureau of Hospitals.

In 2015, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health honored the success of Dr. Freedman's opioid treatment clinic at the aforementioned Boston-based hospital with a Performance Recognition Award. He is extremely proud to have established a pioneering Hepatitis C clinic in 2002 that significantly impacted the medical community's general perception of opioid abuse. In the coming years, Dr. Freedman aims to advance to increasingly demanding positions within healthcare management while continuing to treat patients for opioid-use disorder in various outpatient settings.

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