Julie O’Shaughnessy

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Julie O'Shaughnessy

Julie has more than 30 years of hands-on healthcare experience, making her a trusted coach to physicians and provider organizations across the country.

About Julie

With more than 30 years of hands-on industry experience, Julie is passionate about helping healthcare organizations and leaders improve physician well-being and engagement.

Julie leads the physician and ambulatory consulting team at Huron, which is responsible for guiding physician and provider organizations to strengthen their internal cultures. During her time with the firm, she has worked with a wide range of clients including large systems, independent medical groups and community health centers with a focus on improving physician alignment and engagement to improve provider well-being and ease of practice.

Prior to joining Huron, Julie served in quality management, business development and performance improvement leadership roles at hospitals and health systems. As a quality leader, Julie achieved a 41% reduction in operating expenses and an increase in employee engagement from the 48th percentile to the 92nd percentile by designing and implementing an integrated model for quality, risk and case management.

Areas of Expertise

  • Organizational Design and Alignment
  • Cultural Change
  • Engagement


  • Healthcare

Education & Certifications

  • MHA, Duke University
  • B.S., Cornell University
  • Certified Health Executive
  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality


  • Creating an Environment that Attracts Top Physician Talent

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    Attract and retain physician talent by increasing reimbursement transparency, diversifying compensation packages and improving workplace culture.

  • The Physician Leadership Imperative

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    Healthcare organizations must develop physician leadership to achieve clinical transformation, drive organizational change and deliver better care to patients.

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