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At Abbott, we understand that proper nutrition is the foundation for living the best and fullest life possible. That’s why we develop science-based nutrition products for people of all ages. Abbott develops products that help babies and children grow, keep bodies strong and active, and support the unique nutrition needs of people with chronic illnesses – to make every stage of life a healthy one. Visit

Acentech is a multi-disciplinary acoustics, audiovisual, and vibration consulting firm with offices in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and California. Our consultants bring extensive experience to critical areas of design—architectural acoustics, mechanical systems noise and vibration control, environmental noise, audiovisual and security systems, and wired/wireless voice and data networking.

Studies show acoustical environments in healthcare facilities have significant impacts on patient outcomes and staff satisfaction, and it’s no secret that being on the cutting edge of technology is essential to providing best-in-class care. Acentech’s team of acoustics, audiovisual, and vibration experts brings extensive experience, grounded in evidence-based design, to every project. Visit

Alpha Imaging, headquartered in Willoughby, Ohio, is one of the largest distributors of medical imaging equipment in the U.S. Alpha provides a combination of innovative imaging solutions with superior customer service to help our clients deliver sophisticated imaging capabilities to their patient populations, while meeting the demands of the challenging healthcare market.

Our product portfolio consists of Low-Dose CT Scanners; Cardiovascular and Interventional Imaging Labs; Digital Radiographic and Fluoroscopic systems and a comprehensive Women’s Healthcare Portfolio. Our vendor partners include: Shimadzu Medical Systems, Neusoft Medical, Del Medical, Konica Minolta Healthcare, CMR-MBI, Canon Medical, and in the Midwest region, Hologic. Visit

Boston College’s new online Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) is convenient, personalized, and employer-aligned. Built in collaboration with industry healthcare professionals and featuring the next generation in online learning—competency-based education—the MHA program allows students to build on what they know and focus on mastering the skills they need and the skills healthcare employers demand. The online MHA program is designed for working professionals. The program has a flexible 8-week course format and six entry points a year. Additionally, each student receives personalized support to ensure they achieve their goals. Visit

ClouderaAt Cloudera, we believe data can make what is impossible today, possible tomorrow. We deliver an enterprise data cloud for any data, anywhere, from the Edge to AI. We enable people to transform vast amounts of complex data into clear and actionable insights to enhance their businesses and exceed their expectations. Cloudera is leading hospitals to better cancer cures, securing financial institutions against fraud and cyber-crime, and helping humans arrive on Mars — and beyond. Powered by the relentless innovation of the open source community, Cloudera advances digital transformation for the world’s largest enterprises. Visit

Cataldo Ambulance Service is a family owned and operated business. Since 1977, we have continually distinguished ourselves as a leader in providing emergency pre-hospital health care and routine medical transportation services throughout the Greater Boston area. As the needs of the communities and patients we serve change, we have continued to introduce innovative programs to ensure the highest level of service is available to every person entrusted to our care. For more than 35 years, we have made it our goal to develop strong, long-term relationships with our facilities, communities and patients, based on personal commitment, honesty, integrity, and quality service. Visit

DiGiorgio Associates Inc./Monitor Builders Inc., a LiRo Group Company, is a single source Architecture, Engineering, Interior Design and Construction Management firm. Our firm specializes in healthcare planning, design and construction for the acute care, ambulatory care, sub-acute and senior living sectors. As part of The LiRo Group, we have expanded our portfolio and services to offer our clients more solutions, including environmental, civil and structural engineering, GIS, program management and virtual design. The DAI/MBI team has been serving our clients from project inception to grand opening for over 30 years. Please visit or call us at 617-723-7100.

Dimensional Insight’s Diver Platform was named 2019 Best in KLAS in healthcare business intelligence and analytics, and the company is a six-time winner of the award. Thousands of healthcare champions across the globe use Diver for clinical, financial, and operational analytics and data governance to help improve patient care and outcomes and reduce costs. To learn more about Dimensional Insight, please visit or follow the company on Twitter @DI_tweet.

E4H Environments for Health Architecture is a nationally renowned architecture firm committed exclusively to the healthcare industry. With more than three decades of experience and 5,000 completed projects on 250 hospital campuses, E4H is dedicated to creating environments for health that enhance the well-being of patients and families through Smart Facility Design. Our design provides value by reducing operating costs, supporting and driving new care models, energizing staff, providing flexibility and promoting wellness.

We understand the healthcare industry and the current forces impacting our clients’ business. Our exclusive focus on healthcare allows us to design environments that are adaptable and solve today’s unique challenges. Working collaboratively with clients we create solutions that are economically and environmentally sustainable. Visit

 InterGlobal Communication GroupGranite State College's Bachelor's and Master's Healthcare degrees focus on management, health care administration, nursing, compliance issues, finance and economics. You’ll learn the challenges of managing the budgets of large organizations, how to work with personnel, and how to interpret and comply with the maze of laws that impact health care providers and organizations. Visit

Kirby Bates Associates, LLC, drives healthcare organizations to achieve high quality, cost-effective patient care through a comprehensive portfolio of proven leadership services. As successful CNOs and COOs, our effective approaches achieve sustainable outcomes for our clients’ greatest leadership challenges, through Executive Search, Interim Leadership, Coaching, and Consulting services. Visit

As a national and international leader in interim and permanent healthcare management staffing, Leaders For Today connects our clients with the highly qualified professionals they need—when they need them. We specialize in recruiting and placing interim and permanent executives, from managers to CEOs, who can fully take charge of day-to-day operations. Visit

LWDA Design is a full-service architecture, interior design, landscape architecture and planning design firm specializing in ambulatory, acute care, rehabilitation, long-term, dementia, assisted living, independent living, corporate, and high-technology/biomedical projects. Our ‘multidisciplinary approach’ and diverse client base gives our company a unique insight into creative and innovative problem solving, and the ability to seamlessly integrate the entire project into a cohesive whole. Our healing and patient-centered designs are hallmarked by thoughtful responsiveness to clients, patients, families, and community. The number of clients we retain and our good working relationship with regulatory agencies is evidence of our reputation, commitment to service, and responsibility to the client. Visit www.

Massachusetts Association of Nurse Anesthetists (MANA) is dedicated to the professional interests of nurse anesthetists in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Our main objectives are: patient safety through the advancement of the science and art of anesthesia, as well as the promotion of cooperation between nurse anesthetists, all medical professionals, hospitals and other agencies interested in anesthesia. MANA has over 875 members who practice in a variety of settings including being the primary anesthesia providers in most rural areas. Nurse anesthetists have been providing anesthesia care to patients in the United States for nearly 150 years. Visit

Retirement Consulting & Investment Advisory Services - New England Retirement Consultants provides guidance to senior management to effectively manage and comply with the fiduciary responsibilities required with qualified retirement plans. We provide comprehensive Fiduciary Audits on 401(k), 403(b), Defined Benefit and Non-Qualified plans. We provide independent Investment Advisory consulting that is conflict free with no broker-dealer affiliations. NERC becomes a fiduciary to your retirement plan and provides innovative solutions and strategies that are cost effective. Visit

Nixon Peabody is a full-service law firm with more than 600 attorneys across the U.S. and abroad who serve clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to entrepreneurs. Our business-focused health lawyers partner with clients to secure a competitive advantage and clear the path to future success. As an unrivaled leader in an industry facing unparalleled challenges, we specialize in health care delivery, corporate organization, government programs, emerging payment programs, managed care models and a vast array of other cutting edge issues. To learn more about the firm and our offerings, please visit our website:

Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with nearly a century of innovation and achievement in diabetes care. Our portfolio of diabetes treatments and delivery systems is the most comprehensive available. We engage in programs and partnerships built on helping to improve the lives of patients with diabetes. For more information visit

Suffolk University offers a CAHME-accredited Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) Program, MBA/Health specialized degree, Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management and Leadership, and Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management: Performance Improvement and Data Analytics. They prepare students to tackle the profound changes and challenges in healthcare, including those related to leadership, strategy, innovation, quality, cost, operations and financial management. Through our internships and mentor program, site visits and guest speakers, students are well-connected with Boston’s renowned healthcare organizations. Courses are offered in face-to-face and hybrid formats in the late afternoon and evening, as well as online. Learn more at

TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, is one of the 10 largest banks in the U.S., and provides customers with a full range of financial products and services at thousands of convenient locations andATMs from Maine to Florida. TD Bank offers a broad array of banking products and services to healthcare customers throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Metro D.C., the Carolinas and Florida. TD Wealth offers customized wealth management services for personal investing and institutional or non-profit organizations. Visit

ZurickDavis is a retained search firm that recruits exceptional executives and physician leaders for health care organizations of all types. To complement our core business, we have developed two other areas of expertise that many organizations require: coaching for new executives and their teams and recruiting interim leaders to serve while a search is being conducted. We bring to each assignment a deep personal investment in understanding our client’s unique culture, values, needs, desires, and strategic objectives. Our rigorous search process is characterized by an unwavering commitment to finding and attracting a diverse array of the best possible talent. Visit or call 781-938-1975.