ATLANTA, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is proud to announce that Andrew K. Bachrodt has been named managing director for the firm's Healthcare Group.
In his 15 years with Kurt Salmon, Mr. Bachrodt has worked with over 60 healthcare organizations in the development of strategic plans; organization and governance; mergers, acquisitions and affiliation planning; facility and capital asset planning; and physician-hospital integration. He has worked with the leaders of national and regional multihospital systems such as Yale New Haven Health System, Trinity Health, University of Maryland Medical Center and Bon Secours Virginia Health System to help them advance their strategy, navigate organizational change and better serve their communities.
"Business and competitive pressures in the healthcare industry have evolved dramatically during my 25 years in the provider sector, and we are now in the midst of the greatest level of uncertainty and change the industry has seen in nearly 50 years. As a strategist, I look forward to the challenges we face and bringing my experience to this new role," Mr. Bachrodt said. "As managing director, I will oversee Kurt Salmon's growth strategy for our healthcare practice, and emphasize innovative solutions and service offerings to ensure we will continue to be a trusted advisor to the nation's top health systems."
Mr. Bachrodt most recently served as Kurt Salmon's national director for strategy in the Healthcare Group.
"Andy's team-building abilities, creativity and experience make him the ideal choice for this role," said Mark Wietecha, Kurt Salmon chairman and a senior partner in the firm's healthcare practice. "As an integral part of Kurt Salmon's team, we look to Andy for continued contributions and leadership in the managing director role."
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