Author Archives: Canton & Company

5 Reasons Why Private Equity Loves Healthcare

The number of private equity (PE) investment firms has grown over the past decade, and those investors have become quite active in the healthcare sector. And with good reason. Healthcare offers the right mix of opportunity and resilience that attracts PE interest. While firms are certainly focused on realizing an ultimate return on their healthcare

In the news: Oglethorpe University Welcomes Students Back to Campus with Help from Canton & Company

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The university’s multifaceted pandemic response framework has kept students and staff safe on campus When Oglethorpe University made the decision to open its campus to residential students during the fall semester, leaders partnered with Canton & Company to develop the university’s comprehensive health protocols. The result? Oglethorpe experienced only eight cases of COVID-19 among its on-campus

Healthcare Industry Leader Dr. William Streck Joins Canton & Company as Chief Clinical Officer

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Nationally-recognized physician executive leader to power client growth initiatives with clinical perspective and more than three decades of success in healthcare innovation and reform BALTIMORE – Sept. 15, 2020 – Canton & Company, a leading healthcare growth and innovation firm, today announced that William Streck, MD, has joined its leadership team. Streck joins as Chief

The COVID Era is Reshaping Healthcare Consumer Behaviors…Is the U.S. Healthcare System Ready To Adapt?

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If COVID-19 has taught us anything, it’s how to adapt and find new ways to live amidst a global pandemic. Just as the pandemic is reshaping the economy and our way of life, it’s changing how consumers are utilizing and modifying the healthcare system to better meet their needs. From virtual medicine to shifting consumer

Finding the “Next Normal:” FQHC Resilience During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) face unique challenges as critical healthcare lifelines for more than 28 million Americans, many in areas hit especially hard by the economic impacts of COVID-19. Canton & Company interviewed a number of FQHC leaders to gauge their preparedness for the crisis, understand how they’re tackling financial and staffing challenges, and

Canton & Company White Paper Reveals How FQHCs are Dealing with COVID-19 and Preparing for the Future

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Research and interviews with health center CFOs provide practical guidance for healthcare organizations today and post-pandemic BALTIMORE, Md., April 23, 2020 – Canton & Company, a leading healthcare growth and marketing services firm, today released a new white paper exploring the impacts of COVID-19 on the nation’s Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) which function as

Canton & Company Partners with AAHCM to Deliver Services to Home Care Providers

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Healthcare experts offer support to providers serving some of the country’s most vulnerable Baltimore, Md., March 26, 2020 – Canton & Company, a leading healthcare growth and innovation services firm, announced today it has joined the Industry Relations Council (IRC) of the American Academy of Home Care Medicine (AAHCM). Canton & Company will make its

Four Ways the COVID-19 Pandemic Response is Accelerating Consumer-centered Care

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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused unprecedented disruption to the status quo around the world. We’re sheltering in place, practicing social distancing, and working and schooling from home where possible, among other changes. The impact on U.S. healthcare has been especially noteworthy. In the collective effort to quickly curb the spread of the virus, healthcare organizations

Amazon, Walmart Make Bold Moves in Healthcare…Again

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Mega companies like Walmart and Amazon keep pushing the envelope when it comes to healthcare. There seems to be no stopping these retail giants as they continue to forge ahead with the rollouts of new health services that are surely disrupting the status quo in consumer and employer-based healthcare. Earlier this month, Amazon went live

Millennials Are Redefining Healthcare as We Know It

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There’s been some real disruption to the healthcare status quo in recent years and much of that change is in anticipation of millennial utilization. This on-demand, tech-savvy generation, now comprising the largest population segment in the country, is a driving force in redefining our healthcare practices. Millennials contribute about 21 percent of total healthcare spending