Health Care

Impact of Private Equity on the Health Care System, Rising Distress in Senior Living and Other Key Issues to Be Discussed at ABI's Health Care Program Sept. 18-19 in Nashville

Alexandria, Va. — The 2023 ABI Health Care Program returns to Nashville, Tenn., for a fourth time. This one-of-a-kind program focuses on the future of health care and the latest on restructurings in this critical industry. Sessions will feature experts providing their perspectives on key issues, including hospitals and health systems, rising distress in senior living facilities, the impact of private equity on the health care system and more. Programming will also include a keynote by Brendan Ballou of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division (Washington, D.C.) and author of Plunder: Private Equity’s Plan to Pillage America. Chairs for the program are David E. Gordon of Polsinelli (Atlanta), Kim Gordon of Greystone Monticello LLC (Deerfield, Ill.) and Jan Naifeh of FTI Consulting, Inc. (Nashville, Tenn.). The program’s founding members are Suzanne A. Koenig of SAK Management Services LLC (Riverwoods, Ill.) and Nancy A. Peterman of Greenberg Traurig, LLP (Chicago).


Sessions for the Health Care Program include:

  • Hospital & Health Systems Update
  • Senior Living Distress
  • Behavioral Health Discussion
  • Impact of Private Equity on the Health Care System
  • Antitrust and Hospitals/Health Systems: Government Intransigence

This year’s program will be held in conjunction with the inaugural Nashville Healthcare Sessions events taking place in Nashville during this same week. For more information on ABI’s 2023 Health Care Program, please click here. Members of the media looking to attend the program should contact ABI Public Affairs Officer John Hartgen at 703-894-5935 or [email protected].  


ABI is the largest multi-disciplinary, nonpartisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters related to insolvency. ABI was founded in 1982 to provide Congress and the public with unbiased analysis of bankruptcy issues. The ABI membership includes nearly 10,000 attorneys, accountants, bankers, judges, professors, lenders, turnaround specialists and other bankruptcy professionals, providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and information. For additional information on ABI, visit For additional conference information, visit