Maria Nikol, MJ


Maria Nikol, Senior Business Consultant

Maria Nikol is a Senior Business Consultant with over 12 years of experience in healthcare operations and strategy. She is passionate about the application of emerging policies within the value-based care space. Within her multifaceted position at Salient, she has taken a lead in developing business partnerships. She holds a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law from Widener University and a Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. Her hope is to empower providers with the proper tools and knowledge to efficiently take better care of patients in this ever-evolving industry.



Specialty Areas

  • PCMH
  • Policy
  • Workflow Processes
  • ACO consulting in core areas:
    • Quality
    • Risk
    • Utilization
    • Attribution
    • Costs

Upcoming Events

Prior Events

  • NAACOS Fall 2019 – Washington, D.C.
  • FLAACOS 2019 – Orlando, FL
  • Webinar – Finding Parity Across Value-Based Programs – View Recording
  • National ACO Summit 2019 – Washington, D.C.
  • NAACOS Spring 2019 – Baltimore, MD – View Recording
  • NAACOS Bootcamp 2019 – Orlando, FL
    View Presentation


  • Regulatory Analysis and Compliance from Widener University School of Law Health Law Institute
  • U.S. Figure Skating – Double Gold Medalist