Transforming research into actionable strategies for growth and development

Tripp Umbach has set itself apart with our unique ability to align research findings with business objectives in a cohesive framework for decision-making. Our fully integrated process involves data analysis, interviews with internal and external audiences, and multiple audience surveys. Our intensive data-driven decision-facilitating work sessions and financial planning process lead to final short and long-term recommendations designed for action and impact. 

STRATEGIC PLANNING CONSULTING SPECIALTIES

ACADEMIC MEDICINE

Tripp Umbach is the national leader in research and strategic planning for allopathic and osteopathic academic medical centers, health systems, new and expanding medical schools, and communities that wish to develop and expand undergraduate medical education (UME) and graduate medical education (GME). Tripp Umbach has developed and implemented business plans for more than 50 medical education programs throughout the United States as well as individual studies for more than 75 leading academic medical centers and their hospitals. Read about our recent work with Ohio University’s Heritage College of Medicine

ACCREDITATION SUPPORT

Tripp Umbach assists medical schools in completing and submitting all materials necessary for new or continuing accreditation with the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), and the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA). We have worked closely with clients to develop all standards of accreditation including coordinating curriculum planning, governance structures, financial pro formas, and clinical education planning. Some of our most recent clients include: NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine on the Jonesboro campus of Arkansas State University.

HIGHER EDUCATION AND HEALTHCARE
Tripp Umbach is regarded as a national leader in strategic planning support for universities, colleges, medical schools, and healthcare delivery systems. We invite you to read recent study summaries provided for Florida International University, and Penn Highlands Health System.
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNITY REVITALIZATION

30 years ago Tripp Umbach set the standard for economic development and revitalization planning right here in Pittsburgh. Today, we conduct planning projects for communities all over the world seeking to build new futures around sustainability, walkability, health, innovation and the arts. Read about our engagement on Riverpoint Campus in Spokane, WA and the Franklinton Redevelopment Plan in Columbus, OH.

CORPORATIONS, NON-PROFIT, AND TOURISM ORGANIZATIONS
Both private for-profit and non-profit organizations look to Tripp Umbach for strategic insight and recommendations as they reach critical crossroads in their lifecycles. Our consultants help them sort out complex issues such as market positioning, how and where to invest to meet future demands, organizational structure, and service/product delivery. To learn more, read about the Lackawanna Heritage Area.

STRATEGIC PLANNING CASE STUDIES

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