Thomas J. Manak - Principal
Mr. Manak has a wide variety of national experience both as a consultant and as a chief financial officer of provider organizations. He is one of the founding principals of PRISM. He worked in numerous states and healthcare experience as a hospital chief financial officer, consultant, and auditor of healthcare organizations. He was the Director of Strategic Planning and Finance for the Washington, DC, office of Coopers & Lybrand, and then was the Director of Strategic and Financial Planning for the Chicago regional office.
He has over 20 years of healthcare experience with an emphasis on strategic, financial, facilities, and operational planning. His broad based experience includes developing numerous financial feasibility studies, including market analyses, for various sizes and types of providers totaling over $500 million in financing. His experience includes working with a variety of financial structures, market analysis, feasibility studies both departmental and organization wide, strategic plan development, medical staff planning, strategic planning, financial planning, mergers and acquisitions, leadership consulting, as well as master site and facility planning. He has provided expert testimony at CON hearings, anti-trust hearings, and in federal court on financial, operational, and reimbursement issues. He has been a speaker for various public and private organizations on numerous healthcare topics. In addition, he has been a voting member of a large not-for-profit healthcare system.