David Wildebrandt is a member of BRG’s Healthcare Performance Improvement practice. He has over 15 years of healthcare operations experience focused on improving contribution margin, improving efficiency through clinical process redesign, and enhancing physician integration.
Before joining BRG, Mr. Wildebrandt served as senior vice president for Baptist Health Care in Northwest Florida and president for Baptist Hospital Inc. which was recognized by Fortune Magazine as a Top 100 Company for six consecutive years and which received the Malcolm Balridge National Quality Award. Mr. Wildebrandt also served as national keynote speaker for the consulting division Baptist Leadership Group and has lectured extensively at healthcare industries and trade organizations events.
Mr. Wildebrandt has firsthand knowledge of how to create and leverage a culture of engaged employees and physicians to drive performance improvement across key metrics. His clinical background and significant executive management experience provide Mr. Wildebrandt with a diverse and comprehensive skill set to provide effective solutions across the healthcare continuum. Mr. Wildebrandt brings extensive, relevant experience to help guide healthcare organizations through today’s financial landscape while improving clinical outcomes and sustaining an engaged culture.
University of St. Francis
M.S., Health Services Administration
University of South Alabama
B.S., Occupational Therapy/Physical Medicine
National Alumni of the Year
University of St. Francis, 2009
College of Allied Health Hall of Fame
University of South Alabama, 2008
Top 50 Leaders Under 50 in Northwest Florida
BRG is engaged in a comprehensive performance improvement project focused on reducing labor, human resources, and non-labor costs.
BRG led a comprehensive performance improvement engagement for a mid-size community hospital.
News & Insights
- Strategic Health Care MarketingJanuary 22, 2016
- Becker's Hospital ReviewNovember 19, 2015
Seminars & Speaking Engagements
- October 12-14, 2017
- November 3-4, 2016
- May 12, 2016
- April 21, 2016
- April 12, 2016
- October 22, 2015
- July 28-31, 2015
- July 16, 2015
- April 14, 2015
- November 5-7, 2014
- September 7-9, 2014
- March 4-7, 2014
- February 25-28, 2014
- February 12, 2014
- January 22, 2014
News & Commentary
- Healthcare DiveJanuary 2, 2018
- Population Health NewsOctober 2015
HFMA Florida Chapter
Board member elect
American College of Health Care Executives
American Hospital Association