Photograph by A. Aubrey Bodine - Copyright © Jennifer B. Bodine
On August 13, 2017, we celebrate our 30th anniversary of incorporation. Sherlock Company provides services to health care organizations, their business partners and their investors in the treasury, strategic and control functions of finance. We are known for our single-minded focus on the needs of our clients and for our high standards of technical competence.
We serve only health plans, TPAs, ACOs and their related businesses, and we serve them with mutually reinforcing services. Sherlock Company has performed over 140 financial advisory assignments for health plans, we offer the health plan industry's definitive cost and performance benchmarks and we publish two influential and highly regarded research newsletters. Our performance benchmarks complement our corporate finance activities, and both corporate finance and performance benchmarks inform our published research.Our three principle services are:
The Sherlock Benchmarks are the definitive benchmarks for health plan administrative expenses and operational performance. New benchmarks are nearing publication.
PULSE, our weekly newsletter, covers a wide range of topics that are critical to health plan managers, consultants, and researchers. Often topics are indepth analyses of Sherlock Company research such as economies of scale, premium increases, and business combinations.
Plan Management Navigator provides analytics for health plan administration. Observations include results of cost surveys and implications of scale, product mix, cost drivers and other metrics.
Corporate Finance Services for health plans include formal valuations, assistance in business combinations and assistance in conversions.
Presentations and Recent Navigators