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We are a nationally recognized consulting firm that empowers our clients to turn ideas into action.

Health Disparities Exposed by COVID-19

Tripp Umbach’s latest Thought Leadership piece focuses on the health disparties exposed by the COVID crisis and how a new economic redesign of the healthcare system will contribute to the health and wealth of our nation. The piece can be viewed and shared here.

About Tripp Umbach
We build purposeful, long-lasting relationships with leading organizations in the healthcare, higher education, academic medicine, economic development, and tourism industries. Our reputation is built on our ability to balance vision, innovation, creativity, and rigorous attention to detail to create measurable and impactful results.


Creative, solution-based studies that effectively communicate the metrics and merits of each customized assignment.

Community Health consulting services across the entire healthcare continuum.

Primary research studies that drive clients’ strategies, help them enhance market share, and increase return on investment.
Aligning research findings with business objectives in a cohesive framework for decision-making.

Feasibility studies and business plans at the intersection of medicine and higher education, both UME and GME focused.


1501 Penn Avenue

Tripp Umbach prepared economic impact analysis to quantify the economic, employment, and government revenue benefits related to the construction and future operations of the proposed mixed-used development at 1501 Penn Avenue in the Strip District of Pittsburgh, PA.

Roseman University of Health Sciences Economic Impact

Roseman University utilized this economic impact study to assist leaders at the university in communicating the current economic, employment, and government revenue impacts associated with university operations.

Medical College of Georgia Expansion Analysis

Augusta University’s Medical College of Georgia (MCG) is working to expand medical education throughout the state. A detailed roadmap includes plans for the development of a four-year regional campus with UGA, as well as clinical campuses throughout the state.

Grammy’s House Haven of Hope Feasibility Study

Grammy’s House, a domestic violence shelter in Artesia, New Mexico, contracted with Tripp Umbach to determine the feasibility of developing a new transitional housing agency for women and children in crisis called Haven of Hope.

Lake Charles Memorial Health System CHNA

Lake Charles Memorial is an elite group of health systems that serves the residents of Southwest Louisiana. Tripp Umbach worked with Lake Charles to conduct a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) and Implementation Strategy Plan for 2020.

Northwest Arkansas Council Comprehensive Assessment

Tripp Umbach was invited by the Northwest Arkansas Council (NWA) to conduct an assessment and impact study that identified a pathway toward establishing sustainable economic and social impact, improved health care access, and improved quality of care.

Charles R. Drew University Accreditation Support

Tripp Umbach has been an advisor to the Charles R. Drew University Medicine and Biological Sciences in South Los Angeles. Tripp Umbach’s on-going work includes a recent Business Plan and working with CDU to prepare a successful LCME application.

Impact Study of the University of Minnesota

Tripp Umbach was retained by the University of Minnesota to provide a comprehensive impact study analyzing the economic, employment, government revenue, and community benefits that arise from university operations.

Tourism Study of Fallingwater

Western Pennsylvania Conservancy commissioned a tourism study by Tripp Umbach to quantify the current economic impact associated with Fallingwater on the region as well as projected impacts in 2025 that include assumed increased visitation occurring due to the World Heritage site designation.

Economic Impact of UC San Diego

UC San Diego retained Tripp Umbach to identify and describe UCSD’s financial, scientific, educational, cultural, and intellectual impacts over the last decade. UC San Diego has made a tremendous impact in the region in a relatively short time.

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