Meet the Team

Who We Are

MedStar Consultants is a Clinical Laboratory Consulting company specializing in providing consulting services for clinical laboratories who wish to increase the effectiveness of their Outreach Programs. Our consultants come from an impressive range of backgrounds and education. Our staff’s diverse backgrounds lets us find the best solution for making your ideas successful. We won’t rest until you’re completely satisfied.

Mike Hiltunen MBA, MT(ASCP), CLC(AMT)

Mike Hiltunen, the President of MedStar Consultants, is a certified laboratory consultant as well as a certified sales coach and trainer, with over 30 years of experience in the clinical laboratory arena. He has worked in a variety of hospital laboratory settings, ranging from large health systems to an 88-bed community hospital. Mike has held positions ranging from bench tech through Outreach Client Services Manager and Laboratory Director. Mike has also worked for a leading clinical diagnostics manufacturer in the areas of customer support, customer service and sales.

In 2013 he formed MedStar Consultants. Mike is very active professionally and currently sits on several committees of the Clinical Laboratory Management Association. He is also a member of the Clinical Laboratory Management Association, American Society of Clinical Pathologists, American Association of Clinical Chemists and the American Medical Technologists.  

Daryl Bohlender MT(ASCP)

 Daryl has over 30 years of experience in healthcare management, with an extensive background in developing and managing clinical provider networks. His passion and strongest skill set is in the area of laboratory peer networks. He has also developed expertise in payer contract consulting and messenger services. Prior to his current role, Daryl served in various healthcare management positions and originally served in clinical laboratory management.