Scott Friesen is the CEO of Newport Credentialing Solutions, which he founded in 2009. Scott’s proficiency in the hospital, academic medical center, and multi-specialty group practice setting has been honed in his more than 18 years of healthcare and leadership experience. He has deep expertise in operational, financial, revenue cycle, provider enrollment/credentialing, and business process outsourcing solutions, and in cloud-based software development.
Prior to founding Newport, Scott served as a regional vice president of business development for Apollo Health Street. He previously held positions as a revenue cycle and turnaround consultant at Stockamp & Associates (now Huron Consulting) and at PriceWaterhouse Coopers.
Scott has BA degrees in history and in philosophy from Calvin College, and an MA degree from Yale University.