Tom Layton
(615) 497 3558

Industry Experience

  • Acute Care Hospitals
  • Acute Care Health Systems
  • Physician Practices
  • Long Term Acute Care (LTAC)
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities
  • Rehabilitation Hospitals
  • Outpatient and Surgery Centers
  • Urgent Care Centers
  • Ancillary Providers
  • Home Health

Selected Cases

  • Academic Medical Centers
  • Teaching Hospitals
  • Safety-Net Hospitals
  • Not-for-Profit Hospitals
  • Not-for-Profit Health Systems
  • For-Profit Health Systems
  • Rural Hospitals
  • Critical Access Hospitals


Tom Layton is a Managing Director at RPA Healthcare Advisors, specializing in financial, operational, clinical and strategic turnaround and margin improvement advisory services. He serves healthcare provider Board of Directors, CEOs and Creditors faced with distressed and challenging situations.

He has served in various hospital roles, including CEO, and as a healthcare advisor for a total of 33 years.

Mr. Layton has participated in some of the healthcare industries most dramatic turnarounds and margin improvement engagements and has personally executed and provided oversight for more than 400 healthcare contracts.

Prior to joining RPA Healthcare Advisors, Mr. Layton worked for FTI Consulting a turnaround and performance improvement consulting firm for a combined 15 years. Mr. Layton’s entire career has been dedicated to serving the healthcare industry and preserving critical community healthcare services and assets.

Education and Affiliations

Mr. Layton holds a B.S. in Business from the University of Louisville.