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We use the power of communications marketing political strategy to help our clients achieve their most important goals.

Jarrard is a specialized healthcare consulting firm devoted to helping leaders during high-stakes moments of change, challenge and opportunity.

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The stakes are high for healthcare providers.

Every day, you’re making bold decisions in a noisy, evolving industry. If you miscalculate the politics or mishandle the communications, the consequences are real.

You need a guide who can empower your organization to find its voice, inspire trust, seize opportunity and use the power of relationships to make change happen.

About Jarrard
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You’re ready to unlock your organization’s potential to achieve its goals and mission through alignment and strategic communications.

We can help.

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Strategic Positioning

Differentiate: Optimize your brand, tell a compelling story and advance your market position
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Issues & Advocacy

Stay in control: Prepare for high-stakes moments and respond to crises with efficiency
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Change Management

Create a shared vision: Align your team, expedite your evolution and optimize the future of healthcare

We know healthcare. It’s all we do.

As the nation’s foremost healthcare communications firm, we are trusted allies to providers in high-stakes moments of change, challenge and opportunity. Our experience is vast. Our network unsurpassed. Our team nimble.

Since launching in 2006, we’ve provided trusted strategic communications counsel to healthcare leaders of all stripes – academic medical centers, national hospital systems, public and community hospitals, regional providers and innovative health services companies across America.

In 2020, we expanded our capabilities by joining Chartis, one of the nation’s leading healthcare advisory firms. As Jarrard Inc. continues to grow, we stay true to our roots – helping healthcare providers lead confidently, act with conviction and succeed within a transforming industry

Our Proven Work
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We’ve helped


healthcare organizations in 45+ states
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Ranked among the


healthcare communications firms in the country
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in announced M&A and partnership transaction communications

Insights & News

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Quick Think

Weekly three-minute breakdown of a key healthcare story from the week. It’s an actionable take on the news that you won’t get anywhere else.

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High Stakes

Periodic insights and counsel on the strategy and communications challenges of today’s transformative healthcare environment.

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Special Report

Research & deep dives into existing and emerging healthcare trends, with insights from across our brilliant network.


Conscious Uncoupling: A “Dear John” from Your Public Hospitals

Let’s face it, community hospitals can’t continue this way. Many need to be part of…

Buying the Umbrella Before it Rains: Hospital Issues & Advocacy, with David Jarrard and Teresa Hicks

At the Nashville Health Care Council Sessions conference, we heard from Dr. Marc Watkins of…

Healthcare Boards: The Untapped Ally

Hospital and health system boards are underutilized resources to help healthcare leaders tackle some of…
Supporting Those Who Stay: Retaining The Team After A RIF

Supporting Those Who Stay: Retaining The Team After A RIF

The strongest brands in healthcare build a connection with patients, but do you also know…
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