The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated an already pressing need for behavioral health services. Kaufman Hall managing directors Courtney Midanek and Dawn Samaris discuss how health systems are trying to play a more holistic role in meeting behavioral health needs in their communities, and how a partnership strategy can help them achieve their goals.

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Courtney Midanek

Managing Director
Courtney Midanek provides partnership advisory services for a variety of healthcare clients in both acute and non-acute care.
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Dawn Samaras

Dawn Samaris

Managing Director
Dawn Samaris advises healthcare leaders nationwide on a broad range of initiatives, including strategic and financial planning, physician alignment strategies, post-acute strategies, and business and structural planning for merger, acquisition, and partnership transactions.
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