(Chicago, IL) – The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)—the nation’s largest and leading membership organization for healthcare finance professionals—has elected Kevin F. Brennan, FHFMA, CPA, to its Board of Directors for the 2013-16 term, effective June 1, 2013.
Mr. Brennan is the Executive Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Geisinger Health System, a physician-led, integrated health services organization that includes four acute care hospitals, a multispecialty physician group practice, and one of the nation’s largest rural health insurance organizations with more than 400,000 members. Mr. Brennan has been CFO at Geisinger since 1995, where he is responsible for all financial operations and also directs key operational functions.
“Kevin’s leadership role with an innovative health system makes him an invaluable addition to the Board of Directors as we prepare our members for unprecedented changes in health care,” says Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA, President and CEO of HFMA. “In particular, Kevin brings experience with population-based health care that will benefit HFMA and its members as they begin to adopt new payment models.”
Mr. Brennan holds a Master’s of Business Administration degree in Healthcare Administration and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, both from LaSalle University in Philadelphia. He has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1979 and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has been an HFMA fellow since 1992, and previously served on HFMA’s Principles and Practices Board.
The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) provides the resources healthcare organizations need to achieve sound fiscal health in order to provide excellent patient care. With more than 39,000 members in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, HFMA is the nation's leading membership organization of healthcare finance executives and leaders. HFMA helps its members achieve results by providing education, analysis, and guidance, and creating practical tools and solutions that optimize financial management. The organization is a respected and innovative thought leader on top trends and challenges facing the healthcare finance industry. HFMA is the indispensable resource for healthcare finance. hfma.org
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Publication Date: Friday, May 03, 2013