A results-driven healthcare consultant, Megan Zook is deeply committed to helping rural providers improve the health of the individuals, families, and communities they serve. Megan joined Stroudwater Associates in 2021 as a Project Coordinator and supported consultants with project management for the National Rural Health Resource Center (NRHRC) Delta Region Community Health Systems Development Program (DRCHSD) and state grant programs. In her new role, she looks forward to continuing her work with these important rural programs through consulting. Megan also participates in Stroudwater’s Clinical and Physician Service Lines, working with clients to improve clinical care delivery and develop provider compensation strategies. She enjoys working with the Stroudwater consulting team to identify gaps in strategy and operations and implement organizational change to support our clients’ success.
Before joining Stroudwater, Megan was a Senior Associate at the Health Care Transformation Task Force, a D.C.-based nonprofit consortium of payers, providers, purchasers, and patient advocacy organizations committed to transitioning away from fee-for-service towards value-based payment arrangements. In her prior role, she researched and analyzed value-based payment arrangements and worked alongside C-suite healthcare executives to implement alternative payment models.
Megan is a Virginia native who resides in Portland, ME. In her free time, Megan enjoys exploring the outdoors and trying new restaurants in downtown Portland.
Megan is also pursuing a Master of Science in Healthcare Management and Public Administration at Endicott College and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences from James Madison University (JMU).