Baratta Joins Grant Thornton’s Health Care Advisory Services Practice in San Diego

Christopher Baratta

Christopher Baratta

Christopher Baratta has joined Chicago-based Grant Thornton LLP (FY14 net revenue of $1.4 billion) as a managing director in the firm’s health care advisory services practice, based in the San Diego office. In this role, he will lead health care advisory services for Grant Thornton’s West region.

Baratta has more than 15 years of health care consulting experience focused on the provider market in areas such as revenue cycle transformation, revenue cycle technology systems design and implementation, patient experience solutions, ICD-10 remediation, performance improvement, revenue enhancement and cost reduction.

“Christopher brings to this role proven leadership experience as well as broad and deep knowledge of the complex financial and operational challenges facing health care organizations today,” says Doreen Griffith, Grant Thornton’s California MP. “He will play a key role in continuing to develop our service offerings related to health care advisory for our current and future clients throughout the West region.”

Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Baratta served as a senior manager for Deloitte Consulting LLP, where he provided consulting management and advisory services for its life sciences and health care practice. In this role, Baratta was responsible for marketing and business development for its West Region Provider Sector, supporting a book of business of over $45 million in annual revenue.