CHICAGO – Prism Healthcare Partners LTD announced today that Tim Ogonoski has been named Managing Director, effective July 1st.

Ogonoski has more than 20 years of experience working with health systems, large physician group practices, and academic medical centers. In these roles, he has improved physician alignment, patient access and throughput, as well as consolidated service lines and created operational efficiencies. Ogonoski has significant experience in physician integration and physician group management, working in both industry and faculty practice plans.

“Tim’s expertise in physician integration, service line planning and operational consulting is critical for clients as the industry continues to consolidate. With the trends indicating declining volumes, organizations must decrease costs in every area and streamline services,” says David M. Shade, President and CEO of Prism.

Prior to joining Prism, Ogonoski was Managing Director for a public healthcare consulting company and Managing Partner at AsquaredM Partners. He also has corporate experience as Vice President of Business Solutions at GE Healthcare (formerly IDX) and a Senior Engineer at Boeing. For more than nine years, he worked in health care administration at two systems, Washington University Faculty Practice Plan and BJC Healthcare.

Ogonoski holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering with a minor in Mathematics from Southern Illinois University and an MBA, with Honors, from Southern Illinois.