Rashell Young, M.B.A., M.P.H., is a consultant with the Council of Accountable Physician Practices. She has worked with clients on numerous finance and strategic issues both within and outside the health care industry. She works frequently with start-up biotech, medical device, and pharmaceutical companies in evaluating and quantifying future income opportunities. She also has worked in health care delivery, focusing on implementable operational strategies in trauma injury prevention and continuity of care. Ms. Young has worked with Kaiser Permanente, Blue Shield of California, Finance Scholars Group, Cogent Valuation, the Huron Consulting Group, and BDO Seidman, the national accounting firm. She has been published on accounting, finance, and integrated health care delivery topics and has been qualified as an expert witness. She has master's degrees in business administration and public health from the University of California, Berkeley.