You’re determined to meet your mission. We can help.

We forge and find the best new ideas and proven practices from across our vast network of leaders. Then, in three critical areas, we provide you with the technology and consulting solutions needed to hardwire best practices.
  • Keeping research at the core
  • Driving health system growth
  • Reducing care variation
  • Optimizing the Revenue Cycle

For three decades, our research has been the health care industry’s guiding light, bringing members closer to best practice performance.

Through our comprehensive platform, we give every level of your organization a shortcut to truly proven strategies—along with training, tools, and expert support to efficiently drive results.

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Will non-physician CEOs become extinct?

A recent study found that hospitals led by physician CEOs have higher quality scores than peer institutions. In this post, my colleague Laura Martin explains what that does—and doesn't—mean for the future of the health system C-suite. Read more.

Growth is no longer a given—it's achieved, through careful network design, patient acquisition, and customer retention.

See what other hospitals have done and draw on their success in ways that work for you. Map out your ideal network. Build and acquire the assets you need. Become consumers’ destination of choice—for the long haul.

“Members of all shapes and sizes engage us with one objective in mind: to move beyond legacy competitor‑centric strategies toward customer‑centric approaches to growth.”

—Tom Cassels
National Partner, Advisory Board

We’ve helped thousands of hospitals provide more reliable care, and we can help you find, and systematically correct, the decisions that lead to avoidable complications and waste. Our approach doesn’t ignore the frustrating realities of practicing medicine. Instead, we help you reduce burdensome alerts and inefficient protocols, so you can get back to healing patients.

Together, we’ll align your clinical stakeholders, design and embed care standards, and achieve the adherence needed to elevate quality and reduce costs.

Featured Case Study

Ensuring High-Quality, Accessible Care for All New Yorkers

The nation’s largest public health system, NYC Health + Hospitals, needed to transform the health system to continue serving one of the densest and most diverse patient populations in the country.

See how Advisory Board partnered with NYC Health + Hospitals to pull off the biggest EHR implementation and go-live at a public institution. Learn more.

You’ve made so many investments to boost efficiency, meet changing payment requirements, and tackle the latest threat to revenue performance. Yet, your margin—and your ability to meet your mission—are still at risk.

We provide a single point of engagement to address your full range of revenue cycle needs, from a single process to a complete transformation. We’ve helped the nation’s biggest (and smallest) hospitals regain solid footing and ensure continued success—now it’s your turn.

Featured Case Study

How Goshen Health doubled its margin in five years

Leaders at Goshen Health, a small community hospital, asked us to help them prepare for changing reimbursement. The result? Revenue cycle transformation, a 12% margin, and a strong position for the future. Learn more.

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Our vision for transforming health care starts with you

Explore our strategy for 2017 and beyond to find out how we're using our industry-leading expertise to prepare organizations to face the challenges ahead. Learn more

How an EHR implementation became an opportunity to give back

See how an EHR implementation at NYC Health + Hospitals became an opportunity for Advisory Board's Ed Marx to fulfill a lifelong dream. Watch the video

Honored to be a 2017 Tech Titan

We're thrilled to congratulate our chairman and CEO Robert Musslewhite on being named—for the third time—one of Washingtonian magazine's Tech Titans. Learn more