July 8, 2020, 4:00 ET

Press Release

John Wiest Joins The Chartis Group as a Director
in the Firm's Performance Improvement Practice

The Chartis Group, a leading provider of comprehensive advisory services and analytics to the healthcare industry, is pleased to announce that John Wiest has joined the firm as a Director in the firm's Performance Improvement Practice. He brings more than 35 years of experience leading, transforming and advising integrated healthcare systems and other providers across the care continuum. Mr. Wiest is a recognized expert in performance improvement and organizational transformation, partnering with clients to realize long-term sustainable growth, process efficiencies and overall financial and operational excellence.

Mr. Wiest’s recent work includes directing large, complex projects in the following areas: financial turnaround and organizational transformation, mergers and acquisitions, business development, market share growth and profitability, strategic planning, sustainable revenue enhancement and cost reduction, and service line planning and execution. He combines his deep expertise in operational and financial performance improvement and change leadership to provide solutions for clients that address their unique circumstances while optimizing resources.

Greg Maddrey, President of Chartis Consulting stated, "The need for growth, transformation and financial improvement have never been greater for health systems. John brings extensive experience in all these areas, which is why we are thrilled to add him to our growing Performance practice.”

Prior to joining Chartis, Mr. Wiest served as the Performance Excellence business unit leader for Navigant (now part of Guidehouse), a leading healthcare consulting firm. Before beginning his advising career, Mr. Wiest served more than 25 years in numerous health system executive leadership roles.

Mr. Wiest received an Executive Master of Business Administration from Florida Gulf Coast University and a Bachelor of Science in Business from Frostburg State University.

About The Chartis Group

The Chartis Group® (Chartis) provides comprehensive advisory services and analytics to the healthcare industry. With an unparalleled depth of expertise in strategic planning, performance excellence, informatics and technology, digital and emerging technologies, and health analytics, Chartis helps leading academic medical centers, integrated delivery networks, children's hospitals and healthcare service organizations achieve transformative results. Chartis has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, New York, Minneapolis and San Francisco.

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