“It is an exciting time to be in healthcare and Pinnacle is thriving and well-positioned to play a leading role in this rapidly changing industry.”
Centennial, CO (PRWEB) December 20, 2016
Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting, a national healthcare consulting firm based in Denver, Colorado which provides strategic planning, financial, operational and transactional services for hospitals, health systems, physician groups and other health organizations, named Jennifer Cottrell to the dual position of Chief Operating Officer/Chief Financial Officer. Cottrell joins Pinnacle after 20 years in executive leadership with an international public accounting firm.
Cottrell’s responsibilities will include strategic operations for the Pinnacle family of companies, while leading the company in the areas of finance strategy, human resources planning and communications, business development and positioning. In addition to organizational development and stewardship, she will also provide leadership in the areas of client relationships, consultative engagements, and professional standards and integrity.
“I am thrilled to begin this new chapter in my career at such a dynamic and growing organization,” said Cottrell. “It is an exciting time to be in healthcare and Pinnacle is thriving and well-positioned to play a leading role in this rapidly changing industry.”
A CPA by training, Cottrell created a corporate culture that helped her accounting firm attract and develop talented, motivated team members. With a passion for team building and education, she was actively involved in the firm’s mentoring and training programs, and developed the firm’s corporate giving philosophy.
“The addition of Jennifer to our leadership team signifies a major positive change for Pinnacle building upon significant growth the past few years,” said Dave White, partner. “With ten business units and more than 50 consultants located throughout the country, Pinnacle will benefit from Jennifer’s capabilities, experience and leadership as she helps guide our expansion.”
About Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting
Founded in 1998, Denver-based Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting (PHC) provides a broad range of strategic, financial and operational services to hospitals, health systems, physician groups and other health care organizations to improve clinical and business performance and long-term sustainability.
A trusted advisor to hundreds of hospitals and health organizations around the country, PHC specializes in business and compensation valuation services, service line strategy and physician alignment, cost reduction and operations improvement, physician practice management and compensation planning, medical billing, coding and compliance support. Learn more at askphc.com.