With more than 25 years of healthcare experience, Patrick Smyth is a trusted strategic advisor to healthcare leaders nationwide. His areas of expertise include integrated strategic and financial planning, organizational strategy, strategic options, mergers and acquisitions, physician strategy, clinical portfolio assessment, and program development.
Prior to Kaufman Hall, Patrick was Executive Director of Strategic Planning at Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, responsible for developing regional and program-wide strategic and financial analyses and plans. He previously was Senior Manager and Director of Strategic Financial Services at Kurt Salmon Associates.
Patrick has contributed articles on financial planning and capital investment analysis to various industry journals. He holds an M.B.A., with a concentration in Finance, from San Francisco State University. Patrick is a Chartered Financial Analyst, as designated by the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts.