Joe has served the health care industry since 1991. He is a member of BKD National Health Care Group and the North Region health care industry leader. Joe also is the engagement executive for a large number of hospital and health system clients.
He provides Medicare and Medicaid strategic consulting services and corporate integrity services and assists health care organizations with strategic positioning. He manages a large number of client engagements, which includes presenting recommendations for improving operations and positioning. He also has experience providing strategic consulting related to market position and effective operations as well as affiliations, mergers and acquisitions.
Joe leads BKD’s corporate integrity solutions services for clients across the country and acts as the independent review for Office of Inspector General and Department of Justice audits regarding corporate integrity agreements.
He has had articles published in a variety of national magazines, including hfm, Nursing Homes and Compliance Today. He also presents on a regular basis and has spoken at the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) National Institute, National Rural Health Association’s Critical Access Hospital Conference and other state hospital association conferences across the country.
Joe is an advanced member of HFMA, has earned the Follmer and Reeves outstanding achievement awards and is a former president of the group’s Sunflower chapter.