Dr. Richard Schamp has more than 30 years’ experience in geriatric care. He provides Medicare Risk Adjustment support to PACE organizations across the United States. Dr. Schamp has worked with over half the PACE organizations in the US and is an industry expert in Medicare risk adjustment. Before being selected as CEO of Capstone in 2012, Dr. Schamp worked with the Altitude Edge companies AEC Consulting and Peak PACE Solutions. He provided risk adjustment services through AEC Consulting for six years before Capstone was created to focus solely on risk adjustment. He continues to provide consultative support for AEC Consulting and Peak PACE Solutions.
Dr. Schamp has an extensive background in primary care and geriatrics, with administrative experience in a variety of health care settings. He has fifteen years of private practice experience in rural Pennsylvania (Appalachia), where he also served on the board of directors for a rural AHEC. After relocating to St. Louis, he joined the faculty of Saint Louis University’s School of Medicine and is now a clinical professor in the Departments of Family and Community Medicine and Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics. Prior to joining Altitude Edge, Dr. Schamp served 8 years as the medical director for Alexian Brothers Community Services, a PACE organization based in St. Louis, Mo.
Dr. Schamp is certified in healthcare ethics and as a long-term care medical director and is a frequent speaker on topics of interest to PACE. He has served as the chair of the National PACE Association’s Primary Care Committee and on the Board of Directors for the National PACE Association. Dr. Schamp earned his Doctorate of Medicine degree from the University of Kansas.