Becker's Hospital Review Names 150 Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know

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Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2015 edition of its list of "150 Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know" which features some of the most impressive healthcare finance executives from across the nation.

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Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2015 edition of its list of "150 Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know" which features some of the most impressive healthcare finance executives from across the nation.

Individuals included on the list help navigate their organizations through the stormy seas of healthcare reform and keep their ships upright during the shift to value-based healthcare. This is the second year Becker's Hospital Review has published a version of this list with 150 healthcare finance leaders.

The Becker's Hospital Review editorial team selected leaders through an editorial review process that included considering nominations, reviewing prior lists from the publication and conducting editorial research.

The 2015 list of "150 Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know" includes the following leaders:

Clint Adams. CFO of Ardent Health Services (Nashville, Tenn.)

Kedrick Adkins. CFO of Mayo Clinic (Rochester, Minn.)

Michael Allen, CFO of Gundersen Health System (La Crosse, Wis.)

Edward Anderson. CFO of Johnson Regional Medical Center (Clarksville, Ark.)

Mark T. Anderson. CFO of Lane Regional Medical Center (Zachary, La.)

Rhonda Anderson. Senior Vice President and CFO of Ascension Health (St. Louis)

Sue Anderson. Executive Vice President, CIO and CFO of Virginia Mason Medical Center (Seattle)

Charles Ayscue. Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO of Mission Health (Asheville, N.C.)

Talana Bell. CFO of Flowers Hospital (Dothan, Ala.)

Chris Bergman. Vice President and CFO of The Christ Hospital Health Network (Cincinnati)

John Bishop. CFO of Long Beach (Calif.) Memorial Medical Center, Miller Children's and Women's Hospital Long Beach and Community Hospital Long Beach

Michael Blaszyk. Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Corporate Officer and CFO of Dignity Health (San Francisco)

Ron Blaustein. CFO of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital (Chicago)

Mark Bogen. Senior Vice President and CFO of South Nassau Communities Hospital (Oceanside, N.Y.)

Thomas Breen. CFO of South County Hospital Healthcare System (Wakefield, R.I.)

Kevin Brennan. Executive Vice President of Finance and CFO of Geisinger Health System (Danville, Pa.)

Robert Broermann. Senior Vice President and CFO of Sentara Healthcare (Norfolk, Va.)

Mike Browder. Executive Vice President and CFO of RegionalCare Hospital Partners (Brentwood, Tenn.)

Jim Budzinski. Executive Vice President and CFO of WellStar Health System (Marietta, Ga.)

Michael Burke. Senior Vice President, Vice Dean and CFO of NYU Langone Medical Center (New York City)

Linda Burt. CFO of Nebraska Methodist Health System (Omaha, Neb.)

Daniel Cancelmi. CFO of Tenet Healthcare (Dallas)

Benjamin Carter. Executive Vice President of Finance and CFO of Trinity Health (Livonia, Mich.)

Larry Cash. President of Financial Services and CFO of Community Health Systems (Franklin, Tenn.)

Paul Castillo. CFO of University of Michigan Health System (Ann Arbor)

Randy Combs. CFO of KentuckyOne Health (Louisville)

Mike Connors. Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO of Cape Cod Healthcare (Hyannis, Mass.)

Kari Cornicelli. Vice President and CFO of Sharp Metropolitan Medical Campus (San Diego)

Thomas Corrigan. Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO of Christiana Care Health System (Wilmington, Del.)

Gordon Crabtree. CFO of University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics (Salt Lake City)

Michael Crofton. Senior Vice President and CFO of TriHealth (Cincinnati)

Michael Curran, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative and Financial Officer of MedStar Health (Columbia, Md.)

Craig Daniels. CFO of Moab (Utah) Regional Hospital

Robert DeMichiei. Executive Vice President and CFO of UPMC (Pittsburgh)

Michael Dewerff. CFO of UnityPoint Health-Fort Dodge (Iowa)

Lori Donaldson. CFO of UC San Diego Health System

Jon Duckert. CFO of Baylor Medical Center at Uptown (Dallas)

Chris Ellington. Executive Vice President and CFO of UNC Hospitals, UNCHCS CFO System Affiliations (Chapel Hill, N.C.)

Dan Enderson. Senior Vice President and CFO of Centura Health (Englewood, Colo.)

David Ertel. CFO of Einstein Healthcare Network (Philadelphia)

John Faulstich. CFO of UAB Health System (Birmingham, Ala.)

Steve Filton. Senior Vice President and CFO of Universal Health Services (King of Prussia, Pa.)

Steven Fischer. Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Boston)

Kenneth Fisher. Associate Vice President of Finance for UI Health Care and CFO of University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (Iowa City)

Amy Floria. CFO of IU Health Goshen (Ind.) Hospital

Stephen Forney. Vice President and CFO of Lovelace Health System (Albuquerque, N.M.)

Henry Franey. Executive Vice President and CFO of University of Maryland Medical System (Baltimore)

Robert Fritts. CFO of Blue Ridge HealthCare (Morganton, N.C.)

Lawrence Furnstahl. CFO of Oregon Health & Science University (Portland)

Steven Glass. CFO and Treasurer of Cleveland Clinic

Robert Glenning. Executive Vice President and CFO of Hackensack (N.J.) University Medical Center

Paul Goldstein. Vice President and CFO of Orlando (Fla.) Health

Greg Gombar. Executive Vice President and CFO of Carolinas HealthCare System (Charlotte, N.C.)

Michael Gough. Senior Vice President and CFO of Norton Healthcare (Louisville, Ky.)

Steve Graddy. CFO of Freeman Health System (Joplin, Mo.)

Richard A. Grossi. Senior Vice President and CFO of Johns Hopkins Medicine (Baltimore)

Joe Guarracino. Senior Vice President and CFO of The Brooklyn (N.Y.) Hospital Center

Donald Halliwill. Assistant Treasurer, Executive Vice President and CFO of Carilion Clinic (Roanoke, Va.)

Gail Hanson. Senior Vice President and CFO of Aurora Health Care (Milwaukee)

Fred Hargett. Executive Vice President and CFO of Novant Health (Winston-Salem, N.C.)

Scott Hawig. Senior Vice President of Finance, CFO and Treasurer of Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin-Froedtert Hospital (Milwaukee)

Dennis Hesch. Executive Vice President and CFO of The Carle Foundation (Urbana, Ill.)

Pam Hess. CFO of Saint Thomas Midtown and Saint Thomas West Hospitals (Nashville, Tenn.)

Rick Hinds. Executive Vice President and CFO of UC Health (Cincinnati)

Linda Hoff. Senior Vice President and CFO of Legacy Health (Portland, Ore.)

Todd Hofheins. Executive Vice President and CFO of Providence Health & Services (Renton, Wash.)

Scott Johnson. Vice President and CFO of St. Luke's Hospital (Chesterfield, Mo.)

Keith Kasper. Senior Vice President and CFO of University of Pennsylvania Health System (Philadelphia)

Ryan Kitchell. Executive Vice President and CFO of Indiana University Health (Indianapolis)

Greg Klugherz. Vice President of Finance and CFO of CentraCare Health System (St. Cloud, Minn.)

Ronald Knaus. Senior Vice President and CFO of Spectrum Health (Grand Rapids, Mich.)

Anne Krebs. CFO of Butler (Pa.) Health System

JoAnn Kunkel. Corporate CFO of Sanford Health (Sioux Falls, S.D.)

Kathy Lancaster. Executive Vice President of Strategy and CFO of Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan (Oakland, Calif.)

Phyllis Lantos. Executive Vice President, Treasurer and CFO of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital (New York City)

Dennis Laraway. CFO of Memorial Hermann Healthcare System (Houston)

Ralph Lawson. Executive Vice President and CFO of Baptist Health South Florida (Coral Gables)

Darryl Linnington. CFO of McAlester (Okla.) Regional Health Center

Don Longpre. CFO of North Ottawa Community Health System (Grand Haven, Mich.)

Neil Lubarsky. CFO of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (Philadelphia)

Robert Lux. Vice President and CFO of Temple University Health System (Philadelphia)

Richard Magenheimer. CFO of Inova Health System (Falls Church, Va.)

Stacey Malakoff. Executive Vice President, Treasurer and CFO of Hospital for Special Surgery (New York City)

Peter Markell. Executive Vice President of Administration and Finance, Treasurer and CFO of Partners HealthCare (Boston)

Tim Maurice. CFO of University of California Davis Health System (Sacramento)

Craig McKnight. Executive Vice President of Finance and CFO of Phoenix Children's Hospital

Lori Mitchell. CFO of UW Medicine (Seattle)

Jennifer Mitzner. Senior Vice President and CFO of St. Joseph Hoag Health (Irvine, Calif.)

Dan Moncher. Executive Vice President and CFO of Firelands Regional Medical Center (Sandusky, Ohio)

John Mordach. Senior Vice President and CFO of Rush University Medical Center (Chicago)

Daniel Morissette. CFO of Stanford Health Care (Palo Alto, Calif.)

Kenneth Morris. Senior Vice President, Treasurer and CFO of Duke University Health System (Durham, N.C.)

Leif Murphy. Executive Vice President and CFO of LifePoint Hospitals (Brentwood, Tenn.)

Dominic Nakis. Senior Vice President, Treasurer and CFO of Advocate Health Care (Downers Grove, Ill.)

Ali Naqvi. System CFO and Executive Vice President of Illinois Health and Science (Decatur, Ill.)

Robin Norman. Senior Vice President and CFO of Virginia Hospital Center (Arlington)

Ed O'Dea. CFO of Lehigh Valley Health Network (Allentown, Pa.)

Robert O'Keefe. Senior Vice President and CFO of UW Hospital and Clinics (Madison, Wis.)

John Orsini. Senior Vice President and CFO of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (Chicago)

Eric Peburn. Executive Vice President and CFO of Halifax Health (Daytona Beach, Fla.)

Joel Perlman. Executive Vice President of Finance and CFO of Montefiore (Bronx, N.Y.)

Alice Pope. Executive Vice President and CFO of Wellmont Health System (Kingsport, Tenn.)

Scott Posecai. Executive Vice President and CFO of Ochsner Health System (New Orleans)

Connie Prewitt. CFO of Billings (Mont.) Clinic

Edward Prunchunas. Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Los Angeles)

Ann Pumpian. Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO of Sharp HealthCare (San Diego)

Michael Reney. CFO of Brigham and Women's Hospital (Boston)

Harry Reese Jr. CFO of Ochsner Medical Center (New Orleans)

Charles Ribbe. CFO of Cancer Treatment Centers of America (Arlington Heights, Ill.)

Mark Rich. CFO of Steward Health Care System (Boston)

Craig Richmond. CFO of The MetroHealth System (Cleveland)

Chuck Robb. Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration and CFO of Saint Luke's Health System (Kansas City, Mo.)

Kevin Roberts. Senior Vice President and CFO of BJC HealthCare (St. Louis)

Richard Rothberger. Corporate Executive Vice President and CFO of Scripps Health (San Diego)

William Rutherford. Executive Vice President and CFO of Hospital Corporation of America (Nashville, Tenn.)

Randolph Safady. Executive Vice President and CFO of Christus Health (Irving, Texas)

Alan Sattler. CFO of ProMedica (Toledo, Ohio)

Fred Savelsbergh. CFO of Baylor Scott & White Health (Dallas)

Matthew Sells. CFO of Shenandoah (Iowa) Medical Center

Robert Shapiro. Senior Vice President and CFO of North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System (Great Neck, N.Y.)

Roger Sharma. CFO of Citrus Valley Health Partners (Covina, Calif.)

Terry Shaw. Executive Vice President, CFO and COO of Adventist Health System (Altamonte Springs, Fla.)

Steve Short. Executive Vice President and CFO of Tampa (Fla.) General Hospital

Jay Sial. Senior Vice President and CFO of Loyola University Health System (Maywood, Ill.)

Raymond A. Snead, DHA. Interim CFO of South Georgia Medical Center (Valdosta, Ga.)

Eddie Soler. Executive Vice President and CFO of Florida Hospital (Orlando)

Bernadette Spong. Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO of Rex Healthcare (Raleigh, N.C.)

James Staten. Senior Vice President for Finance and CFO of Yale-New Haven (Conn.) Hospital

Paul Staton. CFO of UCLA Health System (Los Angeles)

Alan Strauss. Senior Vice President and CFO of Seton Healthcare Family (Austin, Texas)

Lance Sewell. CFO of South Lake Hospital (Clermont, Fla.)

J. Dean Swindle. President of Enterprise Business Lines and CFO of Catholic Health Initiatives (Englewood, Colo.)

Michael Szubski. CFO of University Hospitals (Cleveland)

Jeff Taylor. Senior Vice President and CFO of St. Luke's Health System (Boise, Idaho)

Karen Testman, RN. CFO of MemorialCare Health System (Fountain Valley, Calif.)

Thomas Todorow. Executive Vice President and CFO of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Kanner Tillman, PhD. CFO of Sherman Oaks (Calif.) Hospital & Encino Hospital Medical Center

Lannie Tonnu. Senior Vice President of Finance and CFO of Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Michael Tretina. Senior Vice President and CFO of Bayhealth (Dover, Del.)

Doug Vanderslice. CFO of Boston Children's Hospital

Elizabeth "Beth" Ward. CFO of UT Southwestern Medical Center's University Hospitals and Clinics (Dallas)

Monte Ward. CFO and Chief Acquisition Officer of Cabell Huntington (W.Va.) Hospital

Denise Warren. Executive Vice President and CFO of Capella Healthcare (Franklin, Tenn.)

James Watson. CFO of University of Chicago Medicine

Charles Weis. Executive Vice President and CFO of Sinai Health System (Chicago)

Gary Weiss. Executive Vice President, Treasurer and CFO of NorthShore University HealthSystem (Evanston, Ill.)

Ken Wheat. Senior Vice President and CFO of Eisenhower Medical Center (Rancho Mirage, Calif.)

Vinson Yates. Senior Vice President and CFO of OhioHealth (Columbus)

Kris Zimmer. Senior Vice President of Finance for SSM Health Care (St. Louis)

Bert Zimmerli. Executive Vice President and CFO of Intermountain Healthcare (Salt Lake City)

The full list can be read here.

Note: Leaders did not and cannot pay to be included on the list. Individuals are presented in alphabetical order.

About Becker’s Hospital Review
Becker's Hospital Review is a monthly publication offering up-to-date business and legal news and analysis relating to hospitals and health systems. Content is geared toward high-level hospital leaders, and we work to provide valuable content, including hospital and health system news, best practices and legal guidance specifically for these decision-makers. Each issue of Becker's Hospital Review reaches more than 18,000 people, primarily acute-care hospital CEOs, CFOs and CIOs.

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