Company Overview

Anwell Associates LLC is a healthcare consulting firm. Its primary focus is to help its clients achieve long term sustainability through operational excellence and premier customer service. Working collaboratively with our clients, Anwell develops and executes high impact/complex projects which improve operational efficiency, reduce operating cost and improve customer service.

What We Offer

Anwell Associates offers an array of consulting services including:

  • Complex Project Management
  • Interim Management of Healthcare Facilities
  • Operational Assessment and Planning
  • Space Planning
  • Preparation for Regulatory Audits/Inspections
  • Strategic and Business Planning
  • Grants Management
  • Organizational Development
  • Development and Assessment of Policies and Procedures Manuals

About Us
Anita Tidwell Crawford is the Principal of Anwell Associates LLC. Anita is a healthcare executive with more than twenty years experience in leadership positions in the healthcare industry. Prior to launching Anwell Associates, Anita held leadership positions as the CEO and COO of a federally qualified health center. She also held a senior leadership position at a multi-site managed care organization which covered over one million lives.

Accomplishments include:
  • Improving financial stability by reducing operational cost by over one million dollars in one organization and achieving significant cost reductions in others;
  • Leading system integration initiatives to maximize productivity;
  • Identifying opportunities for operational efficiencies
  • Developing business and strategic initiatives to expand services and increase growth
  • Implementing operational changes that measurably improved patient satisfaction and care
  • Space planning, including ground up facility build out
  • Meeting or exceeding all financial and operational targets related to the delivery of care for a $40 million, multi-specialty group practice

Ms. Crawford received a gubernatorial appointment to the Board of Trustees of Roxbury Community College serving as Board Chair for two years. She also served on the Next Street CDC Advisory Board, Neighborhood Health Plan Advisory Board and Sovereign Bank of New England Advisory Board. She is a Black Achievers Award recipient and received the Diamond Award from Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates (Harvard Community Health Plan) in recognition of her outstanding accomplishments in improving, quality, services and cost and has been recognized by the Mayor of the City of Boston for her participation on the city's taskforce to Eliminate Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Healthcare. Anita also appears in Bill Brett’s book of photographs “Boston All One Family” showcasing Boston’s influential community leaders who are making a difference.

American Public Health Association  Boston Chamber of Commerce Linked In