A longtime consultant who oversaw development of a cancer center for Nashville-based HCA is returning to consulting. Mark Cianciolo has joined North Highland Co., Nashville, as a principal in the firms national healthcare consulting team. Cianciolo will advise clients on strategic physician integration, new venture development, electronic health records and growth strategies.
For the past four years, Cianciolo, 47, has been the CEO of HCAs Sarah Cannon Research Institute in Nashville, overseeing its startup. Cianciolo also worked for more than 15 years as a healthcare executive and adviser for accounting firm Ernst & Young, and consultants Mercer and Accenture before joining HCA.