H&A wants to assist you in helping your members with complex care needs 

meet their goals of living successly in their homes and communities.

Person-centered care has been demonstrated to be the most fiscally sound approach to whole health and wellness. 

 

Mission and Vision

Mission

Our mission is to assist our client organizations in the management of effective, affordable, and accessible healthcare for vulnerable populations.

Vision

Our vision is a future in which services promoting whole health and wellness are affordable and accessible, with equality for all.Mission – Our mission is to assist our client organizations in the management of effective, affordable, and accessible healthcare for vulnerable populations.

Goal

Our goal is to continuously improve access and quality of whole healthcare; promoting wellness, employment and meaningful participation in our communities. 

About the Founder, Eunice Hartman

Hartman & Associates, Inc., was founded by Eunice Hartman, RN, MSN, PMHCNS, NAA, as a Boston based firm in 1996.  It is a Subchapter S corporation and is certified as a diveristy-owned business, providing professional healthcare management consulting services.

Ms. Hartman received her Masters in Nursing from Boston University. She obtained a national certifications as a Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist (PMHCNS) in Community Health, and in Nursing Administration, Advanced (CAA). Ms. Hartman is published in many subject areas and is a frequent presenter at health care conferences and forums.

Ms. Hartman has a unique set of cross-disability competencies, focused on the provision of community-based services and supports for persons with mental illness, addictions, developmental and physical disabilities.  Throughout her career, Ms. Hartman has demonstrated a commitment to improving the integration and delivery of health care. She has experience in the delivery of direct services as a clinician, executive manager, trainer, and in the provision of psychiatric consultation-liaison and systems consultation.

Eunice M. Hartman, President

Prior Experience

Executive member of the management team of Mental Health Management of America (MHMA), the first statewide, risk-based, managed behavioral health carve-out for Medicaid in the country. Responsible for access, quality and utilization of $200 million of services provided to half a million clients. $46 million in savings were realized in the first year, while independent evaluations documented improvement in access and quality of services.

Vice President for Assured Health Systems, a national integrated employee assistance and managed care company - Ms. Hartman oversaw account
management for national accounts including unions, corporations, and trade associations. P&L accountability for five regional service centers and a national provider network; Developed access, cost, and quality data that influenced national organizations to include alternative community-based services in benefit plan design.

Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist—Clinical and Management Positions with responsibilities Including:
• Manager of a multi-disciplinary team providing diagnostic assessment, treatment, and discharge planning in an inpatient setting
• Department head responsible for coordination of neuropsychiatric evaluations and treatment, program development, supervision, and psychotherapy
• Manager for an adolescent-adult psychiatric and addiction units
• Manager of a dual psychiatric/substance abuse unit
• Psychotherapy expertise in eating disorders, adaptation to physical illness, mood disorders, and life transition issues 
  Specialty areas include:

  • Psychiatric Consultation LiaisonTraining and consultation provided to medical staff of HMOs, group medical practices and hospitals focused on
    assessment, referral, and treatment of clients with BH issues in a medical setting.
  • Psychiatric Emergency and Trauma CareEmergency clinician responsible for crisis intervention and treatment planning. Responsibilities included training and consultation to state hospital staff, community organizations, residential treatment facilities, police departments, and health care providers.

Lecturer on PsychiatryHarvard Medical School Appointment, The Cambridge Hospital

Clinical Professor of Intensive Care Nursing and ICU /Trauma Experience
  
• UVA Medical Center and School of Nursing—Active in supervision, training and development of instructional video series and written materials.
    • Manager for ICU and Trauma Units, UVA Medical Center—Clinical, management and teaching experience in medical/surgical/cardiac intensive care,
   emergency and trauma care, neurology, and medical-surgical units.

Community Health Nursing, UVA Medical Center—Developed community-based prevention and wellness programs

 

Licensure and Certification

• Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) Certification: National WBENC Certification 
• Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) Certification: WBENC/SBA National Certification
• Certification in Nursing Advanced Administration (NAA): A.N.C.C.
• Certification as a Clinical Specialist in Adult Community Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing (PMHCNS): A.N.C.C.
• Registered Nurse: Massachusetts License

About H&A Associates and Affiliates

Hartman and Associates, Inc. is proud of its ability to bring together the best consulting team to meet the needs of our client organizations. We create customized consultation services through our affiliations.  We believe there is no “one fits all” consulting model.

 

Customized Teams

H&A provides state of the art clinical expertise and cross-disability competencies, combined with a fiscally sound approach and thorough understanding of managed care operations.  H&A is pleased to work collaboratively with client organizations in a very flexible manner. We not only bring clinical expertise to the table, but a real life understanding that clinical programs can only be successful if designed in collaboration across business units (finance, HIT, analytics, reporting, public policy, compliance, etc.) and with providers and users of services.  Fully understanding that clinical operations do not function in a vacuum, and the necessity of coordination across business units, we work in conjunction with internal business units and other consulting teams. 

As the lead consulting firm: Hartman and Associates, Inc. is a S-Chapter cooperation, and a certified diversity-owned business (WBE and WOSB).  As such, it is frequently advantageous for client organizations to contract with H&A as the lead consulting firm.  Associates and affiliates are contracted on an “as needed” basis and represent a broad range of information technology, analytics, public policy, medical, financial and legal expertise. We maintain affiliations with a comprehensive network of industry experts and consulting firms. Thus we can readily identify additional resources to complement the internal competencies of our client organizations, as needs are identified. 

As a subcontracted entity: We bring our exceptional clinical expertise as a subcontracted entity to other consulting firms, complementing their range of expertise.  We are always willing to work collaboratively with other consulting firms to meet the unique needs of client organizations.

Industry experts with whom H&A has collaborated include:

  • Bailit Health Purchasing, LLC
  • Compass Health Analytics, Inc.
  • Dess Associates
  • DMA Health Strategies
  • Ernst and Young
  • Health and Human Services Consulting (HHSC)
  • Health Care Perspectives, LLC (HCPLLC)
  • Health Technologies Management Services (HTMS)
  • Madenwald Consulting
  • Mathews Consulting
  • Mercer Consulting Group
  • Technical Assistance Collaborative (TAC)

Contact us to learn more about the many advantages our management consultation services can offer you.