HCS Consulting - Helping PT Practices Thrive
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We focus on helping you navigate the rapidly changing health care environment.  We assist practice owners with appropriate strategies for growth and improvement in the business operations.  We pride ourselves in understanding today's unique problems and opportunities.

Chuck Felder 
President
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Mr. Felder has over 40 years of experience in the healthcare field as a physical therapist with 20 years as a practice owner. Chuck has extensive experience working with business owners helping them maximize the economic value of their practice. He was one of the original importers of the McConnell Patellofemoral Treatment Plan and was a principal in the continuing education company that trained over 5,000 therapists during the four years he was involved. Chuck has experience in exit strategies and succession plans and in 1998 successfully sold his own physical therapy practice. 

Education 

Chuck earned his transitional Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the EIM Institute of Health Professions. Chuck holds an MBA from the University of California at Irvine, a Master's degree in physical therapy from the Sargent College School of Allied Health Professions at Boston University, and a Bachelor's degree in physical education from Cleveland State University. He was one of the first people in the country to earn board certification as a specialist in sports physical therapy. As a certified athletic trainer, he has worked with Olympic, international, professional, collegiate, high school and weekend athletes in a variety of sports. 

Experience 

Chuck, in his fourth decade in the industry, has vast experience in the business operations of physical therapy practices. The advanced business analysis and management skills learned during his MBA training compliments Chuck’s experience and provides a business-focused perspective of health care issues. He has been personally involved in buying-in as a partner, buying a partner out, establishing and selling health care related businesses. Chuck's extensive experience can help you make the best decisions regarding growing, managing or exiting your practice.

Contact Information:
Office Phone: 951.273.7748
Email: CFelder@HCSConsulting.com