Leadership Promotions at Impact Advisors

Paula Elliott to Lead Firm’s Quality Services and Bill Faust to Lead Strategic Implementation Services

Chicago, IL (October 24, 2017) – Impact Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of healthcare information technology and performance improvement services, announced today that it has tapped Paula Elliott, Vice President, to drive the firm’s new Quality Services team. “One of our hallmarks has always been high quality, and we now intend to double down on this strength, evolving our approach to defining and maintaining quality and how we improve over time,” said Andrew Smith, the firm’s President. He continued, “Paula is an immensely talented leader. She has been invaluable to the growth and success of our firm, and we believe she will excel in this new role.”

Bill Faust, also a Vice President at Impact Advisors, will lead the firm’s Strategic Implementation Services practice. According to Smith, “Bill has a well-established record for building and maintaining strong relationships and is known for instituting rigorous program mechanics and structure, which have helped him bring exceptionally aggressive program timelines to fruition. Over his ten years at Impact, Bill has grown his role to include leadership of some of our biggest projects and clients.  He is very highly regarded by vendors and clients alike.”

Elliott has over 30 years of experience in healthcare. She joined Impact Advisors in 2008, having served as Implementation Director in the Cerner practice for a large healthcare consultancy. Prior to that, she worked for multiple IT vendors and spent the first 10 years of her career in hospital finance.

Faust’s 20 years of healthcare IT experience has progressed from working in a call center to training to system design and build and eventually large-scale project/program management.  Faust joined Impact Advisors shortly after it was founded in 2007.  Prior to that he spent several years at another consultancy and also worked in the vendor space.

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About Impact Advisors, LLC

Impact Advisors is a nationally recognized healthcare information technology consulting firm that is solving some of the toughest challenges in the industry by delivering strategic advisory, implementation and optimization services. Our comprehensive suite of patient access, clinical and revenue cycle services span the lifecycle of our clients’ needs. Our experienced team has a powerful combination of clinical, revenue, operations, consulting, and IT experience.

The firm has earned a number of prestigious industry and workplace awards including Best in KLAS® for eight consecutive years, Healthcare Informatics HCI 100, Crain’s Chicago Business Fast Fifty, as well as “best place to work” awards from: Modern Healthcare, Consulting MagazineBecker’s Hospital Review and Achievers. For more information about

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