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Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting

Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting (PHC) provides a range of strategic, financial and operational services to help hospitals, health systems, physician groups and other health care organizations improve their clinical and business performance.

Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting is a trusted advisor to hundreds of hospitals and health organizations around the country. The firm specializes in business and compensation valuation services, service line strategy and physician alignment, cost reduction strategy/supply chain and operations improvement, physician practice management and compensation planning, medical billing/coding audit and compliance support. This complement of expertise is backed by an experienced team that distinguishes Pinnacle in the industry and delivers dynamic solutions for its clients’ most complex challenges.

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    Featured Consultant

    • Dan Stech

      Dan Stech, MBA, CMPE - Principal, Pinnacle Products & Innovation

      Dan Stech is a health care business expert with over 20 years of experience in settings ranging from the health policy arena and health services research to physician practice management, association management and technology development.

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      David White, MBA - Principal, Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting

      David White is a partner in The Pinnacle Group and founding member of Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting. His professional focus has been geared towards building stronger provider relationships and identifying shared business opportunities for health care businesses.

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      Anthony Long, MBA, FACHE, FACCA, CAAMA - Principal, Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting

      Anthony Long is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American College of Cardiovascular Administrators. Prior to joining Pinnacle, Anthony gained over 20 years experience as a Director of Health Strategy with Navigant Consulting, and Senior Vice-President of Paragon Health.

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      James Connors, III, MBA, ASA,CFA - Director, Valuation Services

      Jim Connors’ professional focus has been geared toward providing business and securities valuation services to enable clients to make better decisions and reduce their exposure to compliance issues. Jim has over 20 years experience in business valuation and financial and marketing consulting.

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    Service Line Highlight

    • Strategy & Operations:

      Pinnacle specializes in helping hospitals and other health organizations address complex challenges such as developing effective strategies aligning with physicians and perfecting operational efficiencies and much more.  Read more here.

    • Physician Compensation Valuation:

      Pinnacle is one of the nation’s leading valuation firms specializing in physician compensation. Pinnacle’s experts guide hospital and other health executives through the most complex physician arrangements.  Read more here.

    • Business Valuation:

      In addition to the valuation of an operating business, Pinnacle performs valuation of intangible assets such as non-compete agreements, customer relationships, trained and assembled workforce, medical records, and proprietary technology, as well as tangible assets including fixed assets and so much more.  Read more here.

    • Coding Audit & Education:

      Pinnacle’s Coding and Audit experts work across specialties and organizational types to assure optimal coding is being achieved by all providers.  Read more here.

    • Physician Fair Market Value Program:

      The Physician FMV Program is an innovative and proven solution designed to help support physician compensation management and regulatory compliance for hospitals  Read more here.

    • Assistive Coding:

      Assistive Coding understands that providing stellar care and achieving optimal reimbursement starts with point of care documentation and coding. By becoming your adjunct, our goal is to complement existing methods with coding, audit, education, and process improvement services you need to succeed.  Read more here.

    • NorthGauge Healthcare Advisors:

      NorthGauge Healthcare Advisors offers intelligently designed, practical and efficient physician performance improvement solutions with a focus on physician peer review and medical staff leadership.  Read more here.