Who We Are

Our Story

Excelsior HealthCare Group has deep roots in the healthcare industry with extensive ‘boots on-the-ground’ experience. EHG consultants have served in senior leadership roles and understand the inherent challenges to improving organizational performance. The intersection of our professional and academic backgrounds lends both relevant industry perspective and an objective evidence-based management approach with a proven track-record for achieving significant, measurable, and sustainable results. Excelsior HealthCare Group is a certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owed Small Business (SDVOSB) serving both the public and private sectors.

Our Philosophy

The U.S. healthcare industry is undergoing unprecedented transformation from largely fee-for-service reimbursement to value-based care increasing the social, economic, and regulatory pressure to improve clinical outcomes and the patient experience while eliminating waste and unnecessary costs. Successfully navigating this challenging landscape requires a transformativeaction-oriented, and sustainable approach.

Our Team

Dr. Rich Priore
Dr. Rich Priore

ScD, MHA, FACHE, FACMPE

Founder and CEO LinkedIn

Bradley Beauvais
Dr. Bradley Beauvais

PhD, MBA, FACHE

Managing Principal LinkedIn

Rachel Foster
Rachel Foster

MA, FACHE

Managing Principal LinkedIn

Dr. Kathleen Halverson

RN, DHA, FACHE

Managing Principal LinkedIn

Kate Kummer
Katie Kummer

MS, FACHE

Managing Principal LinkedIn

David Overton
David Overton

RN, MHA, FACHE

Managing Principal LinkedIn

Dr. Mike Porter
Dr. Mike Porter

Ed.D., MBA

Managing Principal LinkedIn

Patrick Sauer

MHA, FACHE

Managing Principal LinkedIn

Karyn Baum
Dr. Karyn Baum

MD, M.Ed., MHA

Managing Principal LinkedIn

Mark J. Werner
Dr. Mark J. Werner

MD

Managing Principal LinkedIn

Dr. John Cumming

MD, MBA, FACS

Managing Principal