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Together we can make health care better.


Advisory Board helps health care leaders across the health care ecosystem work smarter and faster through provocative insights, actionable strategies, and practical tools to support execution. With more than 40 years of experience, a team of 200+ experts, and a network of 4,500+ member organizations, we spend more time researching the now and predicting the next than anyone else in the health care industry. We can support organizations like yours through research memberships, people development services, and tailored support.

Areas of expertise for hospitals and health systems


Support for CEOs, CSOs, and planners grappling with industry evolution, market disruption, and mounting competition.

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Physician enterprise

Support for physician executives working to advance strategic priorities, drive engagement, and lead the cross-continuum physician enterprise.

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Support for nurse leaders tackling workforce transformation, cost and quality outcomes, and countless regulatory requirements.

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Support for CV administrators juggling mounting responsibilities like driving service line growth, managing costs. and coordinating care.

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Support for cancer program leaders grappling with program growth, staffing, costly accreditation requirements, palliative care, and more.

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Human resources

Support for HR executives and leaders as they rise to the challenge of attracting, retaining, and restructuring staff as organizations transform.

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Digital health

Support provider organizations create a superior digital health experience for patients and clinicians.

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Enterprise-wide support

Hands-on and highly customized support for executive-level imperatives, plus unfettered access to all Advisory Board resources.

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Providers outside the U.S.

Insights and globally applicable best practices from hospitals and health systems around the world.

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How we support the broader health care ecosystem

Life sciences 

Research and insight that commercial leaders need to effectively compete in today's health care landscape.

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Services and suppliers

Customer insight and data to help industry suppliers understand the hospital market and compete more effectively.

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Digital health and IT

Insight into the health IT needs of providers, payers and consumers, and tactical guidance to help IT solutions companies adapt to customer demands.

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Health plan growth strategy

Strategic guidance and real world tactics to help health plans solve their current challenges and make smart investments for the future.

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Health plan clinical innovation

A community dedicated to arming health plan clinical leaders with the insights and tools they need to accelerate change.

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Post-acute care

Data plus the strategic guidance to help post-acute care organizations forge stronger partnerships and deliver high quality care.

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Independent physician groups

Insight and tools to help your physician groups develop winning strategies, operate efficiently, and make prudent technology investments.

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Facilities and design

Insight into what architects, designers, and real estate firms need to know today to design tomorrow's health care facilities.

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Our people development membership

Advisory Board Fellowship

An 18-month program that convenes rising executives from across the health care ecosystem and equips them for increasingly transformational responsibilities.

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More ways we can help


A customized partnership to help health care executives move forward on key initiatives. 

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