Doral Jacobsen, MBA, FACMPE, is a founding partner of Prosper Beyond. She is a seasoned healthcare consultant with more than 20 years of experience serving healthcare providers ranging from solo practitioners to large academic medical centers. She is a popular speaker and author, always looking around the corner to help her clients prepare for what’s next. Jacobsen is known for assisting practices with next-generation managed care contract negotiations, revenue cycle, and payment reform. She is a Fellow in the American College of Medical Practice Executives, graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a bachelor’s degree in health services, and obtained her master’s in business administration from Webster University in Denver. She has authored numerous articles on medical practice revenue cycle, payer contracting, and payment reform and is a frequent speaker at national, regional and local healthcare forums. Most recently, Doral co-authored MGMA’s new book titled Transitioning to Alternative Payment Models: A Guide to Next Generation Managed Care Contracting published October 2016.