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What’s new at Stroudwater
[News] Stroudwater Associates Welcomes New Consultant & Continues to Grow Performance Improvement Capabilities
The leading national healthcare consulting firm welcomed Dan Given as a consultant and entered into an exclusive senior advisor agreement with Ron Hughes, an operational performance expert.
[News] Stroudwater Welcomes Two Consultants, Promotes Two Consultants & Becomes an Employee-Owned Company
Heidi Larson and Cynthia Wicks join the healthcare advisory; Lindsay Corcoran and Ryan Sprinkle promoted to Senior Consultants
Key upcoming deadlines: 1) March 16 for groups reporting via the CMS web interface. 2) March 31 for all other reporting
Modern Healthcare | Featuring Comments from John Behn, Stroudwater Revenue Cycle Solutions
“We have to to take this as a wakeup call to create better access in rural practices.”
Bangor Daily News | Featuring Comments from Eric Shell, Stroudwater Associates
Ryan and Lindsay were each promoted to the role of senior consultant in December
Hawaii Business Magazine | Nov. 2017
For some, things have gotten better, but others face an even more difficult future. | Hawaii Business Magazine
[Event] Healthcare Assoc. of New York State-Iroquois Program for Small Community and Rural Hospitals
October 12, 2017 | East Syracuse, NY
Featuring Eric Shell, Stroudwater Associates
Oct. 27, 2017 | Columbus, OH
Featuring Jeffrey Sommer, MPP, Director, Stroudwater Associates
Janet Porter PhD, MHA, MBA , Advisor, Stroudwater Associates
[News] How a Critical Access Hospital Bounced Back From the Brink of Bankruptcy: 5 Questions with Carthage Area Hospital CFO Rob Bloom
Stroudwater Client Carthage Area Hospital Turns Around Its Finances to Avoid Bankruptcy and Closure
Learn more about the evolution of current and future healthcare delivery, and how it will impact real estate and the industry overall. Featuring John Downes, Stroudwater Associates
August 16-18, 2017 | St. Simons Island, GA
Featuring Carla Brock Wilber, Stroudwater Associates
"Emergency Department Capacities Reflect Community Confidence: How Can We Help?"
[News] Stroudwater Serves as Transaction Advisor to Mayo Clinic as HCA Acquires Satilla Regional Medical Center in Waycross, GA
Stroudwater undertook a national search process that resulted in HCA's $51.1 million offer to purchase the hospital.
Presented by: University of Georgia School of Law | Boling & Company | April 21, 2017 | Sponsored by Stroudwater Associates
Panel Discussion w/Scott W. Goodspeed | "Distressed Provider Outlook: Restructuring, Bankruptcy & Acquisitions"
The Hospital District contracted with Stroudwater Associates to prepare a strategic assessment and offer suggestions as to future operations.
ACHE 2017 Congress on Healthcare Leadership
March 27-30, 2017 | Chicago
Featuring Stroudwater Associates' Director Eric Shell, CPA, MBA
Tennessee Hospital Association | Small and Rural Hospital Conference
Brentwood, TN | March 30-31, 2017
Featuring Eric Shell, CPA, MBA | Director, Stroudwater Associates
New consultants bring expertise in healthcare strategy, operations and finance to an already deep bench
Porter Medical Center and UVM Health Network have signed an LOI to negotiate the terms of an affiliation. Stroudwater's Affiliations team is proud to work with both parties on this exciting potential transaction.
We created this eight-part whiteboard video series to explore population health and the role of rural providers in this industry transition. Watch on our site or on our YouTube channel.
In this video, Director Eric Shell examines the struggle faced by rural and community hospitals, and outlines strategies for these facilities to thrive in the era of population health. Brought to us by the Iowa Hospital Association.
Stroudwater is proud to partner with NOSORH and State Offices of Rural Health to support Critical Access Hospitals and their crucial role in ensuring healthcare access for rural communities.
Stroudwater and the National Rural Health Resource Center celebrate this rural New Mexico hospital's success.
Stroudwater consultants Eric Shell and Matt Mendez recently visited Alaska's Kenai Peninsula to support area hospitals in their quality improvement initiatives.
Stroudwater is proud to have been part of this project! Bob Wilson Memorial Grant County Hospital and Centura Health have finalized their partnership, which will keep healthcare locally available to the Ulysses, KS community.
Stroudwater DIrector Janet Porter discusses the paradigm shift from patient as partner to patient as teacher in her new blog post for the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.
On National Rural Health Day, we recognize the value that rural healthcare providers bring to our communities and the unique challenges that rural residents and providers face.
John Behn comments on the impact of ICD-10 for U.S. hospitals in the Governing News magazine.
Stroudwater is proud to have joined trading partner The Neenan Company in supporting St. Charles Prineville Hospital for this important facilities planning project.
Stroudwater is proud to announce the opening of our Nashville office at 1000 Corporate Centre Drive, Suite 280 in Franklin, TN.
Our consultants led many successful projects through the Rural Hospital Performance Improvement Project. Explore the case studies and Stroudwater's work with the National Rural Health Resource Center.
Stroudwater advised Nason Hospital through this transition that brings important resources to the Nason Hospital community.
Advised by Stroudwater's Rural and Strategy teams, four New Hampshire hospitals are joining forces to ensure continued access to care in their communities.
After much work together, Stroudwater's team helped finalize Duke LifePoint's acquisition of MedWest Haywood and WestCare Health System. We are proud to be part of these successful transactions that strengthen and sustain healthcare for the communities served.
This spring, we thanked Brian Haapala for his four years of service as Managing Director, and welcomed Director Robert Kirsch to the position. Brian served as Managing Director since January 2010, and led Stroudwater with integrity, wisdom, and strategic thinking.
We are pleased and proud to welcome four new consultants to the Stroudwater family. Each of these healthcare leaders is a veteran of the industry, and we look forward to using their expertise and deep experience to serve our clients.
Stroudwater Director Eric Shell coauthored (with Terry J. Hill) this article, published on page 20 in the November issue of Minnesota Physician.
A recording of Eric Shell's webinar about The Future of Rural Healthcare and The Evolving Rural Healthcare Environment is now available.
Recordings of Eric Shell's webinars about Hospital Fiscal Management are now available.
Stroudwater is pleased to welcome Bob Moore to our firm. Bob joins Stroudwater as a Principal, and brings more than 30 years of experience in healthcare business development and executive management to the firm.
Stroudwater is proud to welcome several new consultants to our team. In 2012, Janet Porter, PhD, joined Stroudwater as a Principal. Janet has over 35 years of healthcare experience and serves as a strategy and operational consultant to academic medical centers, specialty hospitals, physician practices, pharmaceutical companies, and national associations.