Matthew Perkins, MS-HSM
Senior Healthcare Consultant

With a strong background in operations and facilities planning and programming, Matthew has a proven track-record leading teams to improve quality, help systems run more efficiently, and optimize the end to end experience for patients. He achieves value-added results by focusing on process, elimination of redundancy, and an overall integrative approach to healthcare. Prior to joining Blue Cottage, Matthew was an analyst and facility programmer at Eckroth Planning Group. He was a project assistant for Perioperative & Interventional Services and Human Resources at Rush University Medical Center. Matthew received his Master of Science degree in Health Systems Management at Rush University and his Bachelor of Arts in Biological Science with a minor in Business Administration and Psychology from University of Missouri, Columbia. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. 

Matthew's Latest Entries

Julia Fetzer will present with Parkland Health & Hospital System and Judy Smith on Tuesday, November 15 – “The Parkland Women and Infants Ambulatory Clinic: Lessons Learned from Operational Planning and Design.” Also attending from Blue Cottage – Learn More –

Reading List

As one of the first books I read about the healthcare industry, To Err is Human opened my eyes to the imperfections of medicine and that despite how far we have come and how much … – Read More –

Reading List

An exciting investigatory story, this nonfiction brings together a few of my passions: healthcare, the environment, and civil justice. – Matthew Perkins  Source: Amazon

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