ECG Management Consultants, Inc., Welcomes Isaac I. Ullatil to Its Workforce Optimization Strategy Practice

Washington, D.C. – May 28, 2013 ECG Management Consultants, Inc., one of the nation’s premier healthcare management consulting firms, welcomes Mr. Isaac I. Ullatil as a Principal.  Mr. Ullatil assists hospitals and healthcare systems with effective workforce planning, development of analytics-based solutions, improvement of operating margins through process enhancement, and efficient data management to strengthen internal efficiencies.

Commenting on this hire, Mr. Stephen F. Messinger, Managing Partner of ECG, said, “Many of our clients are trying to drive more value throughout their organization.  Isaac has a wealth of knowledge and a special competency in helping our clients improve their clinical workforce staffing and dramatically reducing the costs associated with clinical labor.”

Mr. Ullatil has over 20 years of experience in management consulting for healthcare and IT services and has served in progressive leadership positions.  His experience encompasses a variety of strategic, business planning, and organizational improvement projects, with a particular focus on merging strategy and technology to achieve workforce optimization.  Using his global expertise, he provides resource management solutions to healthcare systems and hospitals.  His approach to reducing overtime and premium spending has helped clients save millions of dollars and improve workforce utilization, recruitment, and retention.  Mr. Ullatil partners with healthcare facilities to bridge the gap between staff supply and demand in the most cost-effective and efficient way possible.

Prior to joining ECG Management Consultants, Inc., Mr. Ullatil was practice leader for a global consulting firm, where he was responsible for growing the firm’s outreach in North America, South Africa, India, and the Middle East.  Services included management consulting for hospitals in the areas of workforce management, IT solutions, and merger and acquisition strategies.

Mr. Ullatil holds a master of business administration degree from Newport University and a master certificate in business management from the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University, as well as a bachelor of science degree in engineering production/process from the University of Pune in India.  He has spoken at national and international hospital association conferences and assemblies and has conducted presentations on a variety of topics.

About ECG Management Consultants, Inc.

ECG offers strategic, financial, operational, and technology-related consulting services to healthcare providers.  As an industry leader, ECG provides specialized expertise to community and children’s hospitals, health systems, medical groups, academic medical centers, and schools of medicine.  For 40 years, ECG has played an instrumental role in developing and implementing innovative and customized solutions that effectively address issues confronting healthcare providers.  ECG has more than 120 forward-thinking consultants who are focused on delivering the highest-quality services to exceed our clients’ expectations.  ECG’s national presence includes offices in Boston, Dallas, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C.

Contact: Ms. Kathryn A. Sweyer
ECG Management Consultants, Inc.
Telephone: 206-689-2200
Fax: 206-689-2209