Andy Baskel serves as a member of Horton's Healthcare Practice and brings over 16 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Horton's Healthcare Practice is a team of dedicated risk management and employee benefits insurance specialist's that focus on serving medical professionals and healthcare facilities. Baskel is responsible for providing clients with comprehensive, cost-effective and innovative solutions for their most complex, risk-related challenges.
Baskel has a remarkable range of experience that lends to the depth of his knowledge and insight in the insurance and healthcare industries. As a managing partner of BT Group, now a member of The Horton Group, Baskel provided clients with strategic direction for their medical liability coverages, built an extensive client base of large Physician groups and healthcare organizations and implemented operational productivity that improved client satisfaction.
In addition, Baskel served as a member of the executive team and advisory board at MRI Consulting, Inc., a business that he truly cultivated from its very infancy as a startup, to a network of nine outpatient medical imaging facilities. Baskel's deep insight into the healthcare industry paired with insurance knowledge lends to his ability to understand his clients needs and provide comprehensive, cost-effective, coverage packages.
“After many years in the industry, I am very familiar with the challenges that can plague healthcare organizations. There is a thin-line between profitability and failure, which is why I make it a priority to truly understand my clients business and deliver a solution tailored to their needs,” says Baskel.
Baskel is from Grosse Point, Michigan but has lived in the Chicago area for over half his life. He has three children and enjoys playing hockey in his free time. Baskel also serves on the board for A Giving Heart Foundation, a group dedicated to saving the lives of children with congenital heart disease.
- Master of Business Administration (MBA), Lewis University, Romeoville, IL
- Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Loyola University, Chicago, IL
- Licensed Property & Casualty Producer
- The Horton Group, Sales Executive
- BT Group - member of The Horton Group, Managing Partner
- MRI Consulting, Inc, Partner/Vice President
- Medcap Corporation, Marketing Director of Illinois Imaging Centers
- RPS Imaging, Account Manager
- A Giving Heart Foundation, Co-Founder/Board Member