Kessler Widescreen

Justin Kessler

Manager

Chicago

Services Expertise:

  • Strategy
  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Technology

Contact

Education

  • Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University Master of Business Administration
  • Washington University in St. Louis Bachelor of Arts in Biology

Justin has extensive expertise in healthcare IT strategic planning, IT department assessments, vendor selections, and modeling and analysis in total cost of ownership (TCO) and benefits/return on investment. He is a proven team leader who is committed to driving growth and maximizing results for his clients. Justin’s successful engagements have included the design of a strategic application portfolio and IT department and infrastructure plan for a greenfield hospital in Saudi Arabia and the integration of IT staff, services, and governance structures for a large academic medical center and state university system. For a large health system, Justin conducted TCO and benefits analysis to support the organization’s decision to select and implement an EHR that cost more than $100 million. He also developed a seven-year capital and operating budget and quantitative models to estimate the monetary and clinical benefits to be realized by the system implementation.