Director of the Right on Healthcare Initiative
David Balat is currently the Director of the Right on Healthcare initiative with Texas Public Policy Foundation. He has a broad base of experience throughout the healthcare spectrum with special expertise in healthcare finance. He is a former Congressional Candidate in Texas’2nd Congressional District and a seasoned hospital executive with more than 20 years of healthcare industry leadership and executive management experience.
Much of his background in leading multifaceted organizations and revitalizing complex facilities in financial distress has given him the reputation as an industry expert. David uses his unique perspective to counsel members of U.S. Congress and the State of Texas House of Representatives as their healthcare advisor. He is a published Op-Ed columnist and an active speaker and commentator on matters of health policy.