Global management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is pleased to welcome James V. Giordano Jr. as the newest partner joining the Health Care Group in the Strategy Practice, where he will lead Population Health Management services.

Jim brings over 25 years of health care management experience to Kurt Salmon, including roles leading hospital turnarounds and providing support for health care organizations during leadership and market transitions. His background includes C-suite roles in hospital systems and managed care organizations. He has deep expertise in consulting on issues related to strategy, health information exchange development, population health management, physician network development and product development related to accountable care and value-based payment strategies.

“I am thrilled to join the highly regarded Kurt Salmon Health Care Group during this dynamic moment in the evolution of U.S. health care,” said Mr. Giordano. “I look forward to the opportunity to work with an extraordinary group of professionals and draw upon my experiences as we guide our clients through the maze of considerations necessary to identify the appropriate strategic approach, organizational alignment and infrastructure necessary to support their successful transition to value-based payment and population health management.”

Mr. Giordano is an active member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Throughout his career, he has provided executive leadership and management for developing organizations focused on emerging health care industry segments, and he has led multiple turnaround efforts while hospitals have undergone executive changes. Besides revenue cycle and financial improvements, he has also spearheaded consumer outreach strategies to drive improvements in hospital market share and community image.

“Jim’s breadth of experience in population health as well as across operations and performance and IT planning has been an amazing asset to the hospitals he’s worked with during his career. We’re thrilled to have him join Kurt Salmon. He will be a tremendous addition to our team and a valuable resource to our clients,” said Andy Bachrodt, managing partner for the Health Care Group at Kurt Salmon.

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