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We are a best practices firm.

We forge and find the best new ideas and proven practices from across our vast network of leaders. Then we customize and hardwire them into your organization across your most critical functions:
  • Strategy
  • Care Delivery
  • Operations

Chart your course and grow your business

Helping CEOs, chief marketing officers, chief strategy officers, and their teams to understand their markets, differentiate their organizations’ offerings and experience, acquire new patients, and achieve customer loyalty.


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Improve your patient care and position for a value-based system

Helping chief medical officers, medical group executives, and network executives with everything from shaping their network to engaging physicians, managing medical group performance, implementing care pathways, accelerating population health efforts, and more.


How Mercy Health is integrating across a region for population health

Mercy Health’s leaders knew that to be an integrated "network of choice" across Ohio, the system had to accept accountability for the total cost and quality of care for defined populations. So Mercy Health set out to build a stronger provider network—and advance its care model and IT resources—to take on more risk. Here's how we're helping them do it.

Reboot your approach to profitability

Helping CFOs and COOs improve margins in an era of multiple payment models by seizing the full range of operational opportunities, from improving revenue capture to more effectively managing cost, including productivity, supplies, and purchased services.

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Hear how Schuylkill Health partnered with Advisory Board Consulting and Management to quickly improve its financial situation—going from just 17 days cash on hand to a $17 million margin improvement.

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The principles guiding our work

The strength of our partnerships with our members is grounded in a shared commitment to developing healthier communities. Learn more about our:
Mission and values

We believe that we can change the world—in partnership with our members, we transform health care, strengthening communities across the nation and around the globe. Learn more.

Service to our members

We go above and beyond to exceed our members’ expectations. Our goal is to be a partner to our members, not just a vendor. Learn more

Service to our communities

Through our Community Impact program, we empower our colleagues to create transformative change in their communities using their unique skills and gifts. Learn more