Mr. David R. Schneider

Mr. David R. Schneider is Managing Director in IMPAQ’s Health Division. He provides leadership for IMPAQ’s Bay Area office in Oakland, CA, and supports the growth and success of Health Division through business development and contract management. 


Mr. Schneider leads research and technical assistance projects in the area of health care delivery, program implementation, dissemination, diffusion of innovation, and health information technology initiatives targeting patients, providers, health care systems, payers, and employers.


Mr. Schneider has more than 20 years of health care industry and health care policy experience working for a range of organizations and clients including: the Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the National Institutes for Health, the State of California, the California HealthCare Foundation, the Patient Centered Outcome Research Institute, Aligning Forces for Quality, America’s Health Insurance Plans, and the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining IMPAQ, Mr. Schneider was a Managing Director in the Health and Social Development Program at the American Institutes for Research (AIR). Prior to joining AIR, Mr. Schneider worked at Lumetra Healthcare Solutions as the Vice President of Marketing and Communications, where he served as the project director for CMS’s Beneficiary Outreach Special Study and task leader for Medicare’s Quality Improvement Organization for California contract and the Doctor Office Quality - Information Technology project. In addition to his federal work, Mr. Schneider also served as the project director on contracts with the State of California’s Office of Health Information Integrity and Department of Public Health’s Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch.

From 2007 through 2014, Mr. Schneider served on the Board of Directors (including two years and Chair of the Board) of the Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc. (CHAP) - an independent, non-profit accrediting body with “deeming authority” granted by CMS to survey agencies providing home health, hospice, and home medical equipment services, to determine if they meet the Medicare Conditions of Participation and CMS Quality Standards.


Mr. Schneider is a graduate of the University of Delaware and has earned the professional designation from the Academy for Healthcare Management (PAHM).