Amy Helwig

Executive Vice President

Portrait of Executive Vice President Amy Helwig

Amy leads RTI Health Advance. This unique business unit combines scientific expertise with a strong technology platform, providing services that help improve quality and value throughout the commercial health marketplace.

A family physician with expertise in health information technology, Amy has extensive experience leading large health-care organizations and developing strategies to explore new payment models and improve clinical quality performance. She came to RTI in 2020 from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health Plan, where she served as chief quality officer and vice president of quality improvement for a plan that grew to cover 3.4 million people. Her background also includes 10 years at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, holding leadership positions at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).

Areas of Expertise:

  • Health Informatics
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Health Care Quality Improvement
  • Population Health
  • Alternative Payment Programs



  • MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • MS, Medical Informatics, Milwaukee School of Engineering
  • BS, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee