Joe Inguanzo, PhD

Joe Inguanzo, Ph.D. co-founded Professional Research Consultants, Inc. in 1980. What began as a passion for research and improving healthcare has grown into a successful business employing nearly 1,000 dedicated team members. In 2015, Joe’s passion for excellence in healthcare grew to include PRC’s Institute for Healthcare Excellence, providing a collaboration of industry experts and thought leaders focused on healthcare improvement solutions to create a culture of excellence.

Every year, PRC engages in conversations with more than two million people, as well as hundreds of thousands of caregivers. Our healthcare market research helps guide the efforts of more than 2,000 healthcare organizations to become better places for patients to be treated, physicians to practice medicine, and employees to work.

Through Dr. Inguanzo’s leadership, PRC has become well-known for offering the most innovative and sophisticated market research and communication tools available.  He also serves hundreds of hospitals and health systems in the United States, helping enhance loyalty to these institutions among patients, employees, medical staff, and consumers.

Dr. Inguanzo has published dozens of articles in industry publications, such as Hospitals & Health Networks, HealthLeaders and Trustee magazine.  He regularly speaks at national healthcare conferences, detailing the trends revealed in PRC’s national studies and sharing his own extensive experience in conducting custom research for healthcare enterprises. Dr. Inguanzo earned his academic degrees from the University of Nebraska‐Lincoln, where he was recently inducted into the Nebraska Hall of Computing.

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