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At Echo Consulting Group, we have experienced the challenges your organization is confronted with in this ever changing healthcare environment. We are a group of clinicians and analysts with managerial and executive leadership experience in the hospital outpatient/inpatient and physician practice management arenas. We can help you to determine what will work before you invest time, personnel and capital.

Since 2000, our team of consultants has assisted practice groups, hospitals and healthcare systems throughout the country. The Echo team will collaborate with, lead, train and coach your staff to embrace change that will lead to greater efficiencies, improved quality, safety and patient experience.

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Mary Jo Snyder

Mary Jo Snyder, RN, MSN, MBA President Mary Jo is a leader who possesses a rare balance of clinical experience, business acumen, people skills and sheer drive and determination to succeed. Clinicians respect her,…

Michael Reinemann

Michael Reinemann, RN, BSN Senior Clinical Associate - Director Site Operation Michael has worked as a staff nurse for multiple types of Emergency Departments from Level I Trauma Centers to rural community based…

Heather Cluver

Heather Cluver Senior Executive Assistant and Operations Manager Heather has worked in the healthcare industry in private physician practice; physician practice management company; and national healthcare consulting…

Lalaine Byrd

Lalaine Byrd, MSIE, CUA Senior Analyst - Simulation Specialist Lalaine is passionate about driving system improvements in healthcare through the application of engineering principles and techniques, specifically Modeling/Simulation…

Margaret Kohl

Margaret Kohl, MBA Senior Analyst - Simulation Specialist Maggie worked for 2 years in the Banking industry serving in Marketing, Finance and Project Management capacities. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and…

Jayne Faber

Jayne Faber, RN, BSN Clinical Associate Jayne is a highly skilled professional, with a wide breadth of clinical experience in the emergency department, critical care, inpatient and outpatient setting. She received…

Angie Gilkerson

Angie Gilkerson, RN, MSN Clinical Associate Angie Gilkerson is an accomplished nurse leader holding her BSN from Indiana Wesleyan University and her master’s degree from Xavier University in Nursing Administration. She has…

Patti Gomez

Patti Gomez, MHA, MBA, RN, FACHE Clinical Associate Patti Gomez is a results oriented healthcare executive with 25 years’ experience in Emergency Services. Her expertise ranges from: independent community based facilities to…

Nancy B. Kiskaddon

Nancy B. Kiskaddon, RN, MBA Senior Clinical Associate Nancy is an accomplished leader with decades of progressive management and administrative experience in diverse acute care and ambulatory patient care settings,…

Stephanie Kupec

Stephanie Kupec,  RN, MSN Clinical Associate Stephanie is a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Penn State University and a Master of Science of Nursing with a focus on Nursing Informatics from Walden…

Stacey Peacock

Stacey Peacock, MSN, RN CNML Clinical Associate Stacey is a master’s prepared healthcare leader with clinical and administrative experience. From Level one Trauma centers to critical access community Emergency Departments, she…

Amy Voss

Amy Voss, RN, MSN Clinical Associate Amy holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Mennonite College of Nursing at Illinois State University and a Master of Science in Nursing from Olivet Nazarene University. Still a…

Benson Wright

Benson Wright, RN, MSN, CTN-B Clinical Associate Benson is an innovative nurse leader with strong clinical and administrative experience in critical care and emergency nursing, professional practice and staff development,…

Jesse DiRando

Jesse DiRando, MD, FACEP Jesse is currently the Vice President for US Acute Care Solutions (USACS). He holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from John Carroll University, graduated Magna Cum Laude; a Medical Degree from the…

Larry Satkowiak

Larry Satkowiak, MD Larry is currently the Emergency Department Medical Director at a large children’s hospital in California, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at University of California and Director of…

Thomas Zyniewicz

Thomas Zyniewicz, DO, FACEP Thomas is currently the Vice President of Operations for US Acute Care Solutions (USACS). He holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Business Administration from Aquinas College and a Doctor of…

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