Andrew T. King – President & Founder

andykingsmallFounder of Acumen Healthcare; Acumen Healthcare successfully development and managed over 25 ASC opennings. Acumen still manages some of it’s early de novo ASC Projects.


Andrew King previously served as a Executive Vice President and Senior vice president with Hospital Corporation of America’s (HCA) Ambulatory Surgery Division.During that time, Mr. King was responsible for more than 40 ASCs and led the division’s successful effort in the Malcolm Baldrige Award pilot healthcare program.

Boasting more than 30 years of ASC experience, Mr. King has also served as a Senior and Executive VP and the primary negotiator of medical and surgical vendor contracts for Medical Care International. Over the course of 16 years with Medical Care, Mr. King was responsible for developing and/or managing over 90 surgery centers. He was also previously the vice president of professional services at East Tennessee Baptist Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Mr. King received his BA from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville and his MHA from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

Acumen Healthcare, LLC
2024 Winsted Way
Marietta, GA  30062
Tel   770.998.9571
Fax  770.234.5515

Professional History

  • Founder, Acumen Healthcare
  • Director, Navigant Consulting
  • Consultant, Ethospartners
  • Senior Vice President, Hospital Corporation of America’s Ambulatory Division
  • Senior and Executive VP, Medical Care International
  • Vice President, East Tennessee Baptist Hospital


  • B.A., University of Tennessee-Knoxville
  • M.H.A., George Washington University


Certified Administrator Surgery Center (CASC)