Jeff Wakefield, FHFMA, CPA, MHA, Chief Financial Officer at Marion General
Hospital, has been named on the “106 Hospital and Health System
CFOs to Know” 2019 list.
Mr. Wakefield is a Certified Public Accountant with over 17 years of experience
in healthcare finance. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
from Campbell University and a Master’s of Healthcare Administration
from the University of North Carolina.
He has experience in capital planning, cost reporting, contract management
and revenue cycle for healthcare organizations. He has worked for both
for-profit and nonprofit hospitals, including in his current role as CFO
of MGH, a nonprofit hospital that was named among the Top 20 Rural and
Community Hospitals in the U.S. by iVantage Health Analytics and The Chartis
Center for Rural Health this year.
“I am very proud to be part of the team at Marion General. We have
great staff who work hard every day to provide the best of care to our
patients and support the mission of the hospital,” said Wakefield.
The individuals featured on this list lead financial departments for large
health systems as well as small community hospitals. Many play an integral
role in their organization's strategic planning, growth and transactions;
they have also been recognized by their peers and serve on the board of
directors for community organizations.
Becker's Hospital Review accepted nominations and developed the final list based on an editorial