Welcome to Acumen

Acumen, LLC provides government agencies with high-quality, impartial research and analytical tools to inform decision-making. The activities that we perform reflect the general principle that providers, policy makers, and public citizens should have the best available evidence upon which to base their choices.

Policy Areas

Acumen’s research focuses on the areas of health and social policy. In particular, Acumen has developed an expertise in topics such as: comparative effectiveness research, value-based purchasing, drug safety, drug pricing, expenditure forecasting, and outcomes measurement for various health and welfare programs.


Acumen provides consulting and research services to national, state, and local governments, as well as to non-profits. We cater primarily to federal agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services.

Career Opportunities

Acumen is growing rapidly and has a need for candidates with strong quantitative, analytical, and interpersonal skills. If you are a highly qualified candidate interested in applying your skills to inform policy, Acumen encourages you to apply online.

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