Wally Dant

Managing Partner

Wally is a Managing Partner for Harpeth Consulting. Wally focuses on strategic planning, acquisition strategies, managed care, revenue cycle operations, regulatory compliance, human resource management, and ancillary service provider operations. 

Wally's 25 years of experience span a variety of providers and payers, including national hospital systems, homecare and hospice agencies, commercial payers, and state and local governments. He has assisted such organizations with strategic revenue enhancement, merger, acquisition and divestiture, operations analysis and assessment, financial exposure analysis and compensation and benefit plan redesign.  

Prior to Harpeth Consulting, Wally formed SunCrest Healthcare, which grew to one of the Nation's Top 10 largest in-home ancillary service provider organizations, and continues to operate in multiple regions. In the consulting arena, Wally has held the positions of Director in Navigant Consulting's Healthcare Practice and Director for Coopers & Lybrand.  In addition, Wally has served in various Senior Level Roles for Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) including the SVP of Managed Care, and the Senior VP and COO of HCA's Homecare Division.

Professional History

  • SunCrest Healthcare, Inc.
  • Navigant Consulting
  • HCA
  • Homecare & Hospital Management
  • Coopers & Lybrand
  • Providian Corporation