Segment Expertise

  • Provider & Specialty Providers
  • Payers, Reimbursement & Managed Care
  • Specialty Provider-Based Care
  • Accessible Care (Retail, Consumer Care, Ambulatory Care, and Surgery Centers)
  • Mobile, Technology and Digital Enabled Health
  • Managed and Administrative Services
  • Patient Experience and Management
  • Healthcare Payers and Supporting Services
  • In partnership with Life Sciences Practice:
    • Diagnostics, Imaging and Laboratory Services
    • Technology Transfer Centers and Accelerators

Unmatched Experience and Understanding of the Full Healthcare Continuum

WittKieffer’s Commercial Healthcare Services Practice extends our experience in building impactful leadership teams to for-profit and investor-backed provider, service and technology-led healthcare organizations.

With over 50 years operating exclusively at the intersection of healthcare delivery, science, and education, we understand deeply the intricacies and trends that drive enterprise performance and transformation in healthcare. Our track record in delivering impactful leadership solutions to those organizations improving quality of life is unmatched.

Healthcare is, and always will be, in a constant state of transformation, responding to the evolving needs of people and communities. Today, the pace of transformation is accelerating, fueled by a convergence of innovation in scientific advancement, technology, business models, and changing standards of care and care access. The result of this accelerating transformation includes an evolving provider landscape, consumerization of care, omnichannel care delivery, and value-based pricing and reimbursement. As new care models emerge that provide equitable access to higher quality services — from wellness to specialty to post-acute care — you need an innovative partner with unmatched experience navigating the full healthcare ecosystem and comprehending the disruptive forces that drive it.

With the focus of a specialist and scale of a global leader, WittKieffer is uniquely positioned to help you see around corners and build leadership teams that excel in making wise choices to create value for their owners, teams, customers, and communities.

Modern healthcare consumers are increasingly focused on finding affordable, accessible care delivered through hybrid digital and in-person modalities. As care delivery models evolve, organizations need leaders with specialized skills who can implement those models successfully. WittKieffer’s Commercial Healthcare Service practice advises for-profit and investor-backed organizations across the entirety of the healthcare system and works with clients to place executives and develop teams that are adaptable and prepared to deploy new skills and services that align with a consumer-focused business model.   

WittKieffer serves the full spectrum of health plan and managed care organizations, from regional and community plans to national organizations and independent Blues, many of which appear as perennial leaders on NCQA’s Health Plan Ratings list and other comparable rankings. Our firm is unique in that we hold preferred vendor status with the Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP) and its members, underscoring our commitment to organizations that support the most vulnerable populations and underserved communities.   

A Boutique Approach at Global Scale

WittKieffer combines the specialization, agility and personalized service of a boutique with global scale to deliver exceptional outcomes. Our senior consultants engage with you from the beginning to end, offer a full portfolio of leadership services, and are experts at providing agile solutions and teams precisely tailored to your needs.

We significantly invest in our people, technology, and solutions to stay ahead of the curve and maintain rigorous global quality standards. As an always employee-owned firm, we operate seamlessly across practices and the globe to deliver a unified solution that maximizes insight and expertise. That means no artificial barriers to leveraging the experience of our team members in Life Sciences, Not-For-Profit Healthcare, Academic Medical Centers, DE&I or any other capability that maximizes your success.

Connect with Our Practice Leader

We have deep expertise, experience and understanding of the full healthcare continuum to help you build impactful leadership teams. Practice leader Shelly Carolan can answer your questions and tell you more.

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