Manuel J, Lipson MD


medical consulting


My name is Manuel Lipson and I offer medical consulting services. Please view my resume and other articles above.

For many years I have provided effective consultations to hospitals and physicians for hospital management, physician organization, billing, strategic planning, program development, appeals, hospital marketing, physician marketing, budget development, revenue enhancement, and cost reduction. 

I have been President and Chief of the Physician Staff of a large 296 bed specialty hospital, the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston. I have had had important responsibilities at the Massachusetts General Hospital, the parent hospital. I led the successful planning , building, and opening of the Rehabilitation Hospital of the Cape and Islands, a 60 bed rehabilitation hospital in Sandwich, MA. I have organized and led an academic physician group that now numbers over 100. In this process I lead the planning and opening of 8 satellite outpatient centers and three inpatient rehabilitation units. I led the planning and development of the MGH Home Health Agency. For over 20 years, I have traveled frequently to Washington D. C. on behalf of many rehabilitation organizations and their health policy committees. 

I have had the great honor and pleasure of being the main continuous leader for the development of a new Department at Harvard Medical School and a new Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School, Spaulding Hospital, and other Harvard teaching hospitals.