Apurv Gupta

Director

Health Systems

Boston, MA +1.617.504.7382

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Apurv Gupta is a director in the performance excellence practice under Healthcare. Dr. Gupta is a leader and innovator in healthcare, an expert in performance improvement and change management, and a thought leader in the transformation of health care. Dr. Gupta provides assessment and implementation services for healthcare organizations, with a particular emphasis on engagement of clinicians, mentoring of physician leaders, and alignment of executive leadership to improve clinical practices in addressing quality, supply utilization, and cost issues. Dr. Gupta has led the implementation of numerous Length of Stay/ Throughput and Clinical Variation/ Clinical Effectiveness projects. He has redesigned numerous hospitalist programs to improve productivity, increase physician engagement, and install sustainable governance.

Relevant Engagements:

  • Implemented $2.4M in productivity improvements for Hospitalists; identified additional $4M of productivity improvement in ED and Surgical PAs.
  • Delivered $3.6M in LOS and productivity improvements through reducing use of locum tenens physicians, improving use of Advanced Practitioners, and reducing double coverage in ICU and ED; aligned Hospitalist Program with ED, Nursing, and Case Management.
  • Improved Hospitalist productivity by $2.4M, by aligning care team, including roles of Advanced Practitioners, and interface with ED; developed model for oversight and change management.
  • Realigned Hospitalist and Executive leadership; developed model for sustainable governance, including use of Key Performance Metrics (KPIs) and a Management Action Plan (MAP).
  • Decreased LOS by 0.5 days resulting in $3.2M recurring impact.
  • Developed model for change management for Hospitalist team, including engagement of clinicians, collaboration with stakeholders, developing a governance model for accountability, tools for transparency, and forums for driving change.
Education
Internal Medicine Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, MA
M.P.H., Harvard University
M.D., Brown University
Sc.B., Brown University
Membership and Activity Information
Board Member, Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island
Community Sponsor, Akshaya Patra USA
Board Member, Friends of Shelter Associates

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Apurv Gupta

Director

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