Monica Nuñez, JD




Monica has seven years of experience in healthcare consulting, with a focus on physician compensation valuation and on business arrangements with physicians, including employment and independent contractor agreements, call coverage arrangements, medical directorship, administrative agreements and other professional services agreements.

Monica has prior experience in labor relations and employment law in both the public and private sector and three years of experience in compensation analysis.

Monica’s experience includes:

  • Valuation of management services agreements for cancer centers and on-site medical equipment management services
  • Designing a large healthcare system’s physician compensation plan
  • Assisting a rural community hospital in consolidating multiple professional services agreements under one large PSA, through valuation and negotiation support
  • Valuation of medical director services for skilled nursing facilities
  • An internal audit of a client’s physician employment contracting process
  • Determination of best staffing structure for a multi-campus anesthesiology program
  • Valuation of gainsharing, shared savings, and hospital quality and efficiency programs


Monica holds a B.S. in Public Policy and Management from the University of Southern California and a Juris Doctorate from Southwestern Law School.


Pet's name: a Weimaraner named Elphie plus a GSP puppy coming soon!
First job: file clerk at a dentist office
Favorite travel destination: Costa Rica, Mexico
Favorite drink: Coffee, vodka ginger ale
Hobby/activity you enjoy: relaxing by a lake, stargazing
One bucket list item: see the Northern Lights
Go-to pastime/hobby/non-work related activity you enjoy: reading, puzzles
What I'd tell my 20 year-old self: spend your money on experiences, not things
Most used app: Apple Podcasts
Nonprofit you support: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, California Girls State Alumnae Foundation, Planned Parenthood
Something you are passionate about: my family, public policy
Crave: ice cream, especially in cold weather
Book that made impact: Native Son

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