Healthcare Consulting

Dean Dorton works with hospitals, hospital systems, long-term care facilities, home health agencies, managed care companies, physicians and physician groups on a variety of strategic, financial, operations and regulatory compliance matters, including:

  •  Board education and development
  •  Strategic planning and implementation
  •  Reimbursement assistance
  •  Market assessments
  •  Medical staff development
  •  Affiliation/merger facilitation
  •  Physician relationship development
  •  Joint venture planning and implementation
  •  Operational improvement
  •  Business office reorganization
  •  Managed care contract negotiations
  •  Physician-specific consulting services
  •  Coding and revenue optimization
  •  Revenue Cycle Services
  •  Analysis of billing and collection processes
  •  Practice assessments
  •  Practice valuations
  •  Physician compensation plans
  •  Facilitation of practice mergers/dissolutions
  •  New practice set-up

Please contact Adam Shewmaker, Associate Director of Healthcare Consulting Services, at or phone 502.566.1054.