Hospitals and physician practices do not exist and operate in a vacuum. They are an integral part of the communities they serve and both subject to and participant in national trends. At Stroudwater, we pride ourselves on a multidisciplinary approach to ensure a comprehensive understanding of a current situation and build toward a viable future. Our national studies impart hard-earned knowledge from engagements and relationships nationwide. Our articles and briefs pragmatically address specific questions and trends, and our speaking catalogs offer presentations tailored to a locale and audience.