The New Era CFO

Crane, Amy Buttell
June 2007
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jun2007, Vol. 81 Issue 6, p38
Trade Publication
The article discusses the challenges facing chief financial officers (CFOs) of hospitals in the U.S. James Anderson of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center says that they just put a new strategic plan together and a major theme is integrating all of the components of the hospital to achieve strategic goals. Larry Fitzgerald of the University of Virginia Health System believes that today's ideal CFO is a health care executive with a bent toward finance, not the other way around. INSET: Driving Forces.


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