Interim Leadership Candidates

HARTZ SEARCH INTERIM CANDIDATE
CODE: CFL_1

OPEN TO ROLES

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
BED SIZE: 25-450

EDUCATION, LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS:

MBA – Rockhurst University
BS- University of Northern Iowa
CPA- State of Iowa (Non-practicing)
Fellow- ACHE
Fellow- HFMA

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:

CFO [Interim & Perm]
Interim CEO
Physician Clinics Controller
Financial Consultant
Turnaround Expertise

INTERIM FINANCE | OPERATIONS PROFESSIONAL

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:

Healthcare financial and operational executive with management experience in public, private, and non-profit healthcare systems of various sizes. Develops and implements Revenue Cycle Management and strong cash flow business principles, prepares operating and capital budgets and long-range financial plans, influences and negotiates decision-making for payer contracting, and focuses on the long-term survival of the hospital.

STRENGTHS:

  • Governance /Leader Development
  • Hospital Operations Assessment
  • Turnaround Plan Development
  • Relationship Management
  • Medical Practice Operations
  • Quality Management

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Discovered $1.9 million in unbilled patient accounts by immediately billing generating $437,000 cash flow.
  • Identified physician partnership opportunity, negotiated contractual agreement generating $750,000 Net Revenue.
  • Reversed $2.1 million operating loss and implemented strategy resulting in sale of community hospital.
  • Arranged $27 million financing for community hospital building project.
  • Reversed loss of $8.0 million to positive Net Income of $578,000.
  • Generated $3.2 million net profit by implementing expansion of Cardiology program.
  • Sued a state governor to recover $1.7 million in withheld Medicaid funds.
  • Discovered a hospital license had lapsed and worked with state attorney general to reinstate the license saving $12 million in potential government and commercial insurance payments that otherwise would be refunded.
  • Facilitated that sale of struggling community hospital.
  • Arranging short-term financing for financially distressed community hospital.