Drew Madden holds a B.S.E. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Iowa College of Engineering with a distinct concentration in Medical Healthcare Systems. Even at an early age, he seemed to be interested in the intricacies of healthcare information technology, so it came as no surprise when he chose to focus on it full-time. From there, Drew Madden began his long career in the healthcare IT industry, constantly challenging himself to grow professionally. He worked hard and became a powerhouse within his companies, moving up quickly. Even today, Drew Madden is constantly challenging notions long held in his industry to push towards better knowledge and understanding in the field. As he works through his latest projects, it is evident that there is no holding back this powerful, passionate healthcare IT entrepreneur.
After graduating from college, Drew Madden quickly entered the Healthcare IT field as an Implementation Consultant. In this role, he did a lot of “heavy lifting” at the Cerner Corporation, often finding himself in the role of project manager or some type of leadership. He proved to be a cunning businessman in this role and moved on to work as an EpicCare Inpatient Consultant and a Willow Consultant. These positions served to flesh out his understanding of the Healthcare IT field and would prove to be invaluable experiences later in his career.
One of Drew Madden’s crown jewel achievements was his time as President of Nordic Consulting Partners. Until 2016, he helped grow the IT Healthcare company from just ten employees to over 700. This time also gave him a lot of experience in developing client partnerships. He was able to increase Nordic Consulting Partner’s client pool from three partners to 150. All this hard work paid off for Drew Madden when Nordic Consulting Partners received the first place KLAS ranking for Epic Implementation services under his leadership. It created a positive impression of him in the business world and helped push through his next project. Currently, Drew Madden is a co-founder of Evergreen Healthcare Partners. While this healthcare IT company may be small, there is no telling what the future holds for them with Drew Madden at the helm.