Director of Implementation
Focused on patient centered care and seamless integration, Nick works with our healthcare partners to turn signed contracts into fully operational programs. In this role, Nick oversees the implementation of new specialty pharmacies and the roll out of new specialty pharmacy programs at our partnering hospitals.
Prior to joining Shields, Nick was with The Advisory Board Company in the firm’s Strategy and Care Delivery Services consulting practice where he managed delivery of M&A, strategic planning and operational improvement. Before that, Nick worked with Ascension Health (Ascension Holdings) in project management roles where his teams optimized the company’s portfolio of businesses, including new venture development research, customer relationship management programs and deployment of “open innovation” tools.
Nick holds a B.A. degree in Political Science from Washington University in St. Louis. He also studied abroad at the American University in Cairo focusing on Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies.