Melissa H. Anderson
Melissa Anderson is a Director with The Chartis Group and a member of the firm’s Strategy practice. Ms. Anderson has a public health and healthcare administration background with more than 15 years of healthcare consulting experience. During this time, she has worked with a wide range of healthcare providers including hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, academic medical centers and children’s hospitals. She leads consulting engagements in the areas of enterprise strategy development, service line and ambulatory network development, and has supported the development of numerous mergers, affiliations and partnerships.
Ms. Anderson has recently supported an East Coast academic health system with a wide range of issues to advance their strategic plan, including the development of integration and implementation plans for two proposed mergers that focused on clinical, research and educational synergies and growth opportunities. She has also recently worked with a Southern children’s hospital to develop service line plans for cardiovascular, hematology and oncology, and neurosciences services, which included confirming their role in the local and regional markets and developing supporting strategies and tactics.
Prior to joining The Chartis Group, Ms. Anderson worked as a Senior Manager for the healthcare practice of Kurt Salmon (acquired by ECG in 2016) where she led strategy-focused engagements. While she focused on a broad-range of strategic projects, Melissa was also recognized as a firm resource on mergers and partnerships and developed extensive knowledge in the children’s healthcare sector.
Ms. Anderson earned a Master of Healthcare Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Bachelor of Science in public health promotion and education from Central Michigan University.