Schulte Consulting, LLC navigates the waters between policy and practice.


Schulte Consulting focuses on health care policy, consulting and government affairs. Projects include:

  • States of Iowa – creation and implentation of Mental Health and Disability region regulations
  • State of  North Dakota – behavioral health policy strategic planning and fiscal implications
  • Badlands region of North Dakota – facilities planning for behavioral health programming
  • East Central Iowa region – behavioral health planning and regional service implementation
  • Large Non profit children’s services provider – strategic planning and grant research
  • Iowa behavioral health providers – planning, creating budgets, anticipating environmental changes
  • Iowa Nursing Home providers – Managed care rate negotiation, PASSR regulation work, and planning
  • Partnership with Policy Works – government affairs and research inlcuding a contract with the National Alliance of Mental Illness and other organizations.
  • Iowa State Legislator – creating fundraising plan and implementing
  • Partnership with Heartland Strategies – government affairs, research and special projects.
  • Recent legilslation includes: complex mental health needs and children’s mental health system.
  • Multiple health care providers addressing issues in contracting with managed care, billing and reporting.
  • Mental health and other providers for growth and scale across Iowa and neighboring states.
  • And many others

Schulte Consulting creates individualized plans to meet your specific needs. If you are facing a challenging issue and need help navigating and strategizing how to fix it, we can help.

Contact us today to meet your customized needs!

Discussion Question:

How could we help you navigate the mental health system today? What kind of complicated processes and system issues have you run into that could use some expert consulting?