White Paper – Merger and Acquisitions

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On February 20, 2014
After a merger agreement is signed, any merger implementation team should aim at getting the value out of the deal as soon as possible. In most cases, it is best to quickly organize a merger value realization program. The program should establish and operate a merger integration office (MIO) that represents the “Inside” interests of […]
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Five Reasons Veterans Make Great Greencastle Consultants

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On November 6, 2013
Five Reasons Veterans Make Great Greencastle Consultants. Why do Veterans make such good consultants? Greencastle helps our clients find success in healthcare and other commercial industries by implementing a vision born in the foundations of military service. Since its formation in 1997, Greencastle has fostered this vision by hiring junior military officers and allowing them […]
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Framework of Success

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On October 24, 2013
One of the most important (and most rewarding) aspects of our work is our ability to create a framework of success for our clients. Similar to scaffolding that temporarily helps build tall and impressive buildings, the work we do helps build strong and long lasting organizations. Any company that relies on another company for revenue […]
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Health Data Analytics – Drivers for Improvement

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On September 9, 2013
Why is data becoming so important in healthcare now? Besides being the latest victim of immense negative attention, healthcare is making a monumental shift from a volume based business to a value based business. In the past, tracking of metrics was pretty straight forward. An over simplification of the process is: PATIENTS IN + PROCEDURES […]
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Health Data Analytics – The Enablers for Success

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On September 6, 2013
We discussed the Path to Data Maturity previously. An integral components of the HDA End-to-End process are the enablers. The enablers work in concert together to efficiently deliver the desired outcomes. Each enabler’s maturity must be commensurate with each other at the organizations desired level of HDA maturity. The aim of maturity is for each […]
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Health Data Analytics – End to End Process

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On September 4, 2013
An End-to-End HDA process accounts for all the activities from data collection through action and establishes accountability—the HDA process is the logical sequencing of the key tasks/ steps required by all stakeholders in order to produce HDA enabled action.  Once the HDA process is established, it is used for all stages of maturity.   The […]
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Health Data Analytics Maturity – Path to a Data Driven Culture

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On August 29, 2013
Is your organization data adverse or data driven? To have a data driven organization, it must embrace the gathering and sharing of data. Organizations can purchase the latest business intelligence tools, but not be optimized to leverage the power of their data. This is because the organization is still data adverse with a fancy tool. […]
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Greencastle’s Data to Value (D2V) Solution Unveiled

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On June 22, 2013
New service offering from Greencastle consulting prepares small and medium healthcare organizations to take advantage of their data Greencastle’s Data to Value (D2V) Solution Unveiled NEW SERVICE OFFERING FROM GREENCASTLE CONSULTING PREPARES SMALL AND MEDIUM HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATIONS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THEIR DATA MALVERN, Penn. — June 15th, 2013 — Greencastle Associates Consulting announced the […]
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Comcast – Workers’ Compensation Pilot

  • Posted by Joe Crandall
  • On December 28, 2012
  • Solution: Change Management, Solution: Governance, Solution: Implementation, Solution: MSO, Solution: PMO, Solution: Process Improvement, Solution: Project Management, Solution: Readiness Assessment
Solutions through centralization and simplicity In 2012, with over 100,000 workers across 23 states, Comcast sought to improve its Workers’ Compensation (WC) program. To achieve this, the company called upon a team from Greencastle Consulting to rollout a new WC administration that was simple, efficient and centralized. For the project to be a success, basic […]
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