— July 22, 2014
— BDO USA, LLP
, one of the nation’s leading professional services organizations, today announced the addition of E. Venson Wallin, Jr., as a Managing Director with BDO Consulting
. Mr. Wallin expands the firm’s regulatory and compliance capabilities for its Healthcare Advisory practice
and The BDO Center for Healthcare Excellence & Innovation
Mr. Wallin joins Patrick Pilch
, National Leader of BDO’s Healthcare Advisory practice, counseling organizations on enhancements to financial and operational systems, including guidance on compliance measures related to financial performance improvement and internal controls.
“Understanding the complex nature of the healthcare regulatory environment, Venson brings a depth of regulatory experience and financial acumen, which combined, further expand our ability to deliver transformative services to our clients,” said Carl W. Pergola
, Executive Director of BDO Consulting
“Our Healthcare Advisory practice includes seasoned industry leaders with clinical, financial regulatory and data analysis backgrounds that enable us to best serve the evolving needs of our clients,” said Mr. Pilch. “Venson has an impressive track record of successfully leading healthcare organizations through a range of regulatory and financial challenges, and we are delighted that he has joined BDO.”
“I am pleased to be a member of BDO’s exemplary team of healthcare professionals,” said Mr. Wallin. “The firm’s range of services and innovative approaches to solving clients’ needs are well aligned with my passion for helping healthcare organizations position themselves for success.”
Mr. Wallin brings a wealth of experience that includes advising hospitals and health systems, continuing care retirement communities, nursing homes, academic medical centers and physician groups. He has a proven ability to manage teams through audits, bond financings, due diligence projects and the adoption of new regulatory accounting provisions.
Prior to joining BDO, Mr. Wallin served as an executive in the Healthcare practice at EY and as the Project Management Officer for its National Healthcare Reform Taskforce. He has advised healthcare clients on a range of issues including Affordable Care Act impact modeling and education, ICD-10 implementation, federal and state compliance issues, debt capacity and feasibility studies, service line assessments, government reimbursement and chargemaster pricing. He has also served as a Board Member and Treasurer of the Memorial Child Guidance Clinic in Richmond, Va. Mr. Wallin holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from the College of William and Mary and is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).
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