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Sg2 Experts

Sg2’s team of experts leads the development of analytics, intelligence, education and consulting. Their thoughtful analysis and provocative opinions guide health care leaders as they navigate the evolving health care landscape.


Karyl Kopaskie, PhD Expertise: Women’s health, care redesign, program development

Karyl applies her research and strategy expertise to leading the women’s health team, while working closely with her clinical and business counterparts. She is a thought leader specializing in service line strategy and program development as well as key trends impacting women’s and children’s services. Collaborating with Sg2’s service line...

Katherine Zentner Expertise: neurosciences, spine, channel strategy, service line planning

As a leader of the Neurosciences service line research team, Kate contributes to the development and delivery of Sg2’s neurosciences, spine and behavioral health offerings, working closely with clients to provide comprehensive research- and analytics-driven strategic intelligence. In her current role, she has contributed to projects including the annual development...

Kelly Blair Expertise: Reimbursement models, payer strategy, cancer service line strategy

As a leader on Sg2’s Consulting team, Kelly leverages 20 years of health care experience and an entrepreneurial spirit to help her clients develop strategies grounded in the present while also anticipating the future. Her expertise includes alternative reimbursement models, service line strategy and payer strategy. During her career, Kelly...

Kristi Crowe Expertise: Orthopedics and spine, ambulatory strategy, bundled payment strategy, physician alignment strategy

As leader of Sg2’s orthopedic and spine service line team, Kristi directs intelligence and forecasting development, and analytics interpretation in orthopedics, spine and rehabilitation. As a thought leader and national educator, she offers expert insight on payment innovation and guides leadership teams in developing strategic growth plans, ambulatory strategies and...

Lisa Slama, PhD Expertise: Health care policy, payer strategy, risk-based payment models, service line strategy

As a vice president, Lisa guides hospital and health system executive leadership and planning teams in developing clinical/ business models to prepare for the high-value health care era. She also leads strategic planning projects to help organizations increase market share, foster alignment with providers, improve profitability and optimize care delivery....

Mark Larson Expertise: Care redesign, strategy facilitation, workforce planning

Mark leads research and development efforts in performance strategy and is a thought leader in emerging workforce and care delivery models across the clinical enterprise. He actively interprets industry and consumer trends, networks with industry leaders, and oversees content generation for Sg2 publications, conference materials, webinars, tools and analytics. Revered...

Michael Graham Expertise: Orthopedics and spine, care redesign, physician alignment strategy, program development, supplier strategy

Mike supports Sg2’s intelligence and analytics in both orthopedics and spine and contributes to the orthopedic and spine forecasts. As an Sg2 thought leader, he writes extensively on the development of orthopedic and spine service line strategy. He also works directly with health care executives and physicians to apply knowledge...

Michael A Humphrey Expertise: Academic medical center strategy, enterprise strategy

As a Client Relations team leader, Michael helps health care executives achieve their organizational strategic growth and performance goals by proactively aligning Sg2 intelligence and analytic resources with their specific needs to help them engage in value-driven initiatives. Working with Sg2’s academic medical center and international clients, he provides a...

Rebecca Limestall Expertise: Intelligence education, strategic planning, value-driven strategy

Rebecca directs the delivery of Sg2 intelligence via educational offerings such as conferences, courses and webinars. She oversees Sg2’s flagship annual conference series, the Sg2 Executive Summit, which presents thought leadership and strategic advice to more than 1,500 health care executives across the US. As leader of Sg2’s educational program,...

Tawnya Bosko, DHA Expertise: Payer and employer strategy, risk-based payment models

Drawing upon 20 years of experience in health care management and strategy, Tawnya collaborates with health systems and payers to develop innovative and detailed plans for future growth. She has advised clients on strategies for mergers/acquisitions and the development of clinically integrated networks, strategies for provider-owned health plans, and overall...

Ted Pfeiffer Expertise: Consumer segmentation, post-acute care strategy, enterprise scenario planning

As a member of the Sg2 Consulting team, Ted focuses on strategic planning and business growth engagements. He has worked for more than 20 years as a consultant and community builder on behalf of health care providers. Prior to joining Sg2, Ted served as executive director of InSight, the independent...

Tim Remus, PhD Expertise: Cancer, clinical technology strategy, bundled payment strategy

As director of the cancer service line team, Tim leads the development and delivery of Sg2’s cancer intelligence and is the expert advisor for all oncology-related consulting projects. His team is responsible for developing the publications, webinars, web postings, analytic deliverables and strategic insights that provide clients with an understanding...

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As of February 11, 2016, Vizient, Inc. has completed its purchase of MedAssets Sg2 and spend and clinical resource management segments from Pamplona Capital Management, LLC. MedAssets revenue cycle business will continue to operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pamplona Capital Management LLP.

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