Dr. Nicolas Busch is a member of Boston Consulting Group's Health Care and Insurance practices with a strong concentration on payers and providers. He has extensive knowledge of the German and European health systems and has worked with a broad spectrum of stakeholders in those areas. Nicolas also has extensive knowledge of revenue management and cost optimization using big data. His current focus is the digitization of European health insurance.

In his recent engagements with health insurance clients, Nicolas has supported the reorganization of a hospital claims management department, developed a big data cost-optimization tool for hospital claims management, and supported the optimization of a cost management system along several levers (long-term care, ambulatory care, drugs, medical products).

Prior to joining BCG, Nicolas studied medicine in Bonn and Istanbul and did several medical internships in Europe and Asia.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Strategy and organizational setup
  • Large-scale (digital) transformation of operating model
  • Digital health (big data tools, digital services, automation of processes)
  • Process optimization (Lean)
  • Branch network optimization and call center setup
  • Integrated and coordinated care
  • Health system strategy and quality of care

EDUCATION

  • MD, University of Bonn
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience