Strategic Solutions was formed in 1994 to assist physicians,
mid level providers, allied health professionals and hospitals
in coping with a new era of cooperation and collaboration.
The firm provides services to medical care delivery systems, whether private
practice, hospital-based or part of a larger medical network. Services
include practice evaluation; ongoing contract management; certificate
of need development; strategic planning; information system selection
and implementation; network development; and quality assessment
The consultants in the firm have over 100 years of combined
experience in health care, in both the hospital and private practice settings.
Recent projects include:
Medical practice assessments and contract management arrangements
for various practices, both primary care and specialty.
Practice "turnaround" projects focusing on improvement
in the operational and financial performance of the practice.
Strategic planning for primary care practices, diagnostic and treatment
centers and hospitals.
Certificate of need development for physician-sponsored freestanding
ambulatory surgery centers.
Coding review and education.
Negotiation of fee schedules for both individual practices and IPAs.
Business plan development for new practice startup, and coordination
of startup activities, including computer selection, space planning,
and recruitment of staff.
A series of Practice Management Educational Courses for a variety
of hospitals and medical networks.
Market research studies to evaluate the feasibility of practice expansion,
and patient satisfaction surveys to assess quality of services.
Comprehensive billing and collections services to all specialties.
The Strategic Solutions Staff