Lyndean Brick


  • 340B Drug Pricing Program
  • Facility Development
  • Telemedicine
  • Medicare Rules and Regulations
  • Strategy/Healthcare Integration
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Provider Enrollment


  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Notre Dame, B.A. Accounting

About Daniel

Daniel Avants, J.D., is a Vice President with Advis. Dan focuses on innovative healthcare development activities, regulatory review, and compliance for healthcare facilities. He counsels providers with respect to:

  • 340B Drug Pricing Program
  • Facility Development
  • Telemedicine
  • Medicare Rules and Regulations
  • Strategy/Healthcare Integration
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Provider Enrollment

Dan oversees Advis’ 340B service areas and is one of the nation’s leading experts in 340B Program compliance and optimization. His work with the program includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Compliance, Auditing, and Monitoring
  • Eligibility, Feasibility and Initial Enrollment
  • Contract Pharmacy Arrangements
  • Hospital-owned and Specialty Pharmacies
  • Closed Systems/Direct Purchasing
  • WAC Spend Analysis
  • Staff Training, Education, and Onboarding
  • Legislative Policy Analysis
  • Med-to-Bed Programs
  • Med Management Clinics
  • Child Site Development and Enrollment

As a part of his strategic development activities, Dan also develops physician alignment models, including care coordination, primary care incentive programs, bundled payments and clinical co-management.

Dan uses his expertise to help providers to proactively react to payment reform initiatives through ventures such as:

  • ACO Development
  • Clinical Integration
  • Medicare Innovation Projects
  • State and Federal Demonstration Projects

Dan also utilizes his financial background to:

  • Create cost-benefit analyses
  • Create proformas
  • Create income projections for a variety of development projects
  • Assist in understanding the financial risks/potential benefits of proposed programs and payment reform initiatives

Additionally, Dan has assisted providers across the country with the conversion of clinics and practices into provider-based hospitals by advising such facilities as to:

  • The benefits of the 340B reduced drug-pricing program
  • Disproportionate share hospital designation
  • Other revenue-maximizing classifications

Dan has provided regulatory consultation and development services to many types of providers including:

  • Multi-Hospital Health Systems
  • Acute Care Hospitals
  • Academic Medical Centers
  • Critical Access Hospitals
  • Sole Community Hospitals
  • FQHCs
  • Medical Groups
  • Physician Practices


Prior to joining Advis, Dan served at:

  • Bennett Law Firm
  • Provena Health Legal Department
  • Loyola University Health Law Scholars
  • Annals of Health Law as Senior Editor

To read further about Dan’s extensive experience, click the following link; Dan Avants Bio.

Executive Leadership Team

Targeting your needs, we leverage our industry knowledge and leadership in healthcare and solution development to align with your specific business needs.

Our expert healthcare consultants lead the vision and direction to achieve your overall ambitions.

Lyndean Brick
Lyndean Brick Founder | President | CEO | J.D.
Robert Monroe
ROBERT MONROE Vice President | General Counsel | J.D., LL.M.
DANIEL AVANTS Vice President | J.D.
VALERIE FORD Vice President | Enrollment
MONICA HON Vice President | J.D.
RYAN YOKLEY Vice President | J.D., MHA
SUSAN MAUPIN Vice President | J.D., R.N.
CHRISTOPHER VITAS Director of Operations
MYRON BRICK Director | Strategic Communications
Ryan Bailey
RYAN BAILEY Vice President | J.D., C.H.C.
Bryan Niehaus
BRYAN NIEHAUS Vice President | J.D., C.H.C.
ANDREA GRAHAM Senior Consultant | Enrollment
Preston Sisler
PRESTON SISLER Senior Consultant | J.D.
JAKE BEECHY Senior Consultant | J.D.

CHRISTUS has enjoyed a very successful relationship with The Advis Group over the years on so many strategies and creative concepts that have richly strengthened our success and fulfillment of our mission.