Daniel has extensive knowledge and experience with managing both healthcare finance and operational workflow processes
Lenexa, KA (Vocus) November 5, 2010
After conducting a nationwide retained search led by health leadership solutions firm B. E. Smith, Campbell Clinic in Germantown, Tenn., has hired Daniel Shumate to fill the role of chief financial officer. A seasoned healthcare executive with more than six years of senior management experience, Shumate will assume his new duties at Campbell Clinic in late November.
“Daniel has extensive knowledge and experience with managing both healthcare finance and operational workflow processes,” said George Hernandez, chief executive officer, Campbell Clinic. “We look forward to utilizing his skills to take our organization to the next level.”
Prior to joining Campbell Clinic, Shumate served as chief administrative officer with Louisiana Cardiology Associates in Baton Rouge, La., where he had executive leadership responsibility for financial policies and procedures, daily operations and workflow, and strategic growth planning for six clinics. Shumate is an associate of the American College of Healthcare Executives and a member of the Baton Rouge Medical Group Management Association. Shumate completed his master’s of science in health administration and master’s of business administration at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in Birmingham, Ala.
Campbell Clinic provides comprehensive orthopaedic services, including sports medicine, pediatric orthopaedics, joint replacement, orthopaedic oncology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, and surgery of the hand, hip, foot, shoulder and spine. Campbell Clinic has a clinic and ambulatory surgery center on the Germantown campus, as well as three other clinic locations in Collierville, Tenn.; Southaven, Miss.; and at the Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn. The Campbell Clinic’s focus is on education, research and private practice.
“Campbell Clinic needed a healthcare executive with proven success in finance leadership, as well as the ability to partner with physicians and key stakeholders on operational improvements,” according to Kathy Noland, RN, Ph.D., senior vice president of executive search for B. E. Smith, the leadership solutions firm who conducted the nationwide CFO search for Campbell Clinic. “Daniel’s background and skill set will help to improve the clinic’s financial and operational policies and procedures.”
About Campbell Clinic:
For more than a century, Campbell Clinic has been a leading figure in orthopaedics. Campbell Clinic was founded in 1909 by Dr. Willis C. Campbell, author of the first and most widely recognized textbook on orthopaedic surgery, Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics, which is revised and updated every five to seven years by Campbell Clinic staff members. Today, Campbell Clinic is one of the world’s foremost teaching and practicing orthopaedic centers, with more than 41 specialists who provide unsurpassed patient care while continuing the clinic’s role as the leader in teaching and research in orthopaedic surgery. For more information, visit Campbell Clinic.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service leadership solutions firm for healthcare providers. B. E. Smith’s comprehensive suite of services includes Interim Healthcare Leadership, Permanent Executive Placements and Consulting Solutions. The company is comprised of veteran healthcare leaders who partner with each client to create a solution that uniquely fits that client’s individual needs. B. E. Smith maintains the largest database of skilled leadership and interim executive candidates in the industry and placed more than 600 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide last year. For more information, visit B. E. Smith or call 877-802-4593.