Stackpole & Associates provides real-world consulting solutions, which transform relationships among providers, consumers and customers in healthcare, senior living and human services. We help organizations of all types develop more effective services for vulnerable, or at-risk populations.

From Our Blog…

The Paradox within Progress
As we begin to change the direction of the titanic American healthcare system, there is an interesting paradox... Read more »
What, Me Worry?
A recent article about investors flocking to seniors housing brought back memories of Alfred E. Nueman’s famous tag... Read more »
Earnings up, utilization down – how this is the harbinger of things to come
The recent article in the Boston Globe Hospitals are driving toward greater efficiency which report financial performance of Massachusetts hospitals... Read more »
How do you know you’re burned out? Five signs & five remedies
Typical to-do listThe signs can be subtle or so very obvious! More tasks, more demands, fewer resources and... Read more »
Cracks in the foundation, or a slow motion train wreck?
A recent New York Times piece (, points out just one of the “cracks in the foundation” of... Read more »
Who would want to be led by YOU? Employee trust and commitment
In long-term care, we know that employee turnover is a critical performance variable. Employee loyalty and disloyalty are... Read more »

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The Science of Services Marketing

We apply research and behavioral science to understand and improve interactions among providers, consumers and customers across markets. This evidence-based approach to our work allows us to deliver proven solutions that meet or exceed client goals, and deliver measurable return on investment.

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Medical Tourism & Medical Travel

Medical & Med Tech

Post-Acute & Long-Term Care

Pharmacy Services

Health Informatics & H I T

International Healthcare

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