Expert Partner

AliceThornton Bell

Experience & Background

Alice is a spokesperson for the firm's research throughout the United States and internationally. She has over 40 years of experience in clinical practice, education, and administration in rural health care, tertiary care, academic medical centers, multi-hospital systems, community health, and hospice organizations. As a former chief nursing officer and vice president of clinical services, her administrative responsibilities have included nursing, physician services and other clinical departments. Licensed as an advanced practice nurse, Alice has been certified both in nursing administration and palliative care at the advanced practice level.

Special areas of interest and expertise include health care workforce, leadership, nursing, clinical services, care coordination and population health, advanced practice providers, post-acute care, strategy, planning, and growth.