Anthony Long




Denver, CO


Anthony 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. With these companies, he led numerous hospital-physician and practice-practice strategic alignments (mergers, acquisitions and contractual arrangements), along with several strategic service line planning efforts for large health systems and hospitals. Anthony also specializes in cost saving initiatives involving supply chain management. Working collaboratively with all stakeholders, he has generated several million dollars in savings (significant and multi-year return on investment) for his clients.

Prior to consulting, Anthony served as the president of multiple heart hospitals/centers, and as a senior executive for a six-hospital health alliance in the Midwest. Anthony is a regular speaker and published contributor to national programs including the American College of Healthcare Executives, American Academy of Medical Administrators, American College of Cardiovascular Administrators, and the Healthcare Financial Management Association. He holds a MBA with an emphasis in Health Administration from Ashland University and a BS in business administration with a dual major in psychology from Ohio Northern University.


  • Collaboration Between the CFO and Supply Chain Management is Vital to Achieving Value-Based Care, HFMA, September 24, 2019

  • Principal with more than 25 years executive leadership experience
  • Oversees strategy and operations consulting division for Pinnacle
  • Orchestrated numerous strategic hospital mergers and acquisitions
  • Broad expertise in service-line development and strategic planning
  • Specializes is cost saving initiatives involving supply chain management