Joseph Gatewood, Vice President, Global Strategy & Analysis, joined the staff of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) in October 2004.
Bringing more than 10 years of experience in Medicare reimbursement, policy and legal compliance issues, Joe has primary responsibility for AdvaMed’s policy and advocacy work in the United Kingdom, Germany, other EU-15 initial member countries, and Korea. He also leads the Global Department’s efforts on global reimbursement, health technology assessment (HTA) and procurement issues, which encompasses challenges in China and other emerging markets.
He leads AdvaMed’s work the EU’s regulatory reforms relating to the medical device and IVD industries. He has been engaged previously in assisting with global compliance initiatives.
Prior to working for AdvaMed’s Global Department, he worked for almost three years in the AdvaMed’s Payment and Policy Department, focusing on issues relating to the advanced wound management and orthopedic sectors, Medicare hospital inpatient services, emerging orthopedic technologies, and Medicare competitive bidding. Joe led AdvaMed’s effort on the transition to MS-DRGs, as well as the initial rounds of response to Medicare’s competitive bidding.
Vice President, Global Strategy & Analysis, Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed)