David Burik is a partner and leads Guidehouse Center for Health Insights. With more than 30 years of consulting experience within all segments of the healthcare industry, David's expertise includes the definition and communication of key strategic issues, as well as the successful execution of solutions.
David is an expert on the successful formation, operation, and divestiture of integrated networks, managed care organizations, physician groups, and hospital systems. He is a key resource in “fork-in-the-road” situations, such as major transactions, clinical integration, management succession, and organization repositioning. As a trusted advisor, he collaborates with senior management and boards. He leads strategic planning processes and directs clinical integration projects, including medical group acquisition, accountable care implementation, and specific service line initiatives.
David is recognized within the healthcare industry for his creativity, listening skills, and abilities to respectfully challenge and clearly summarize the key issues at hand and to facilitate decision making. He is called upon frequently to present at industry functions on relevant topics such as healthcare reform and has published numerous articles.
MM, Finance and Hospital and Health Service Management, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University BA, Geography, Northwestern University