MedSynergies Names New Chief Financial Officer
December 3, 2013
MedSynergies, Inc. announced today the company has named Doug Hansen as its new chief financial officer. In this role, Hansen will lead the company’s financial, tax reporting and budgeting functions.
“With the dramatic healthcare industry changes requiring our specialized expertise, we expect MedSynergies will continue to experience rapid growth that requires the financial direction and industry experience Doug brings us,” said J.R. Thomas, chief executive officer, MedSynergies. “Doug’s broad expertise and drive will help provide a financial foundation that allows our operations to flourish into our next phase as a growing health care services company.”
Throughout his career, Hansen has successfully led mergers and acquisitions, annual earnings reports and shareholder communications. He also has developed tools, systems and processes to enable timely operational decisions and business initiative evaluations. He has also successfully led strategic planning and forecasts for multiple business units ensuring they are viable and aligned across the company and with overall corporate priorities and commitments.
Hansen brings deep experience in most corporate finance functions as well as healthcare industry expertise. Most recently, he was CFO for Accelion Health and for the health care division of Perot Systems, now Dell. Hansen also led audit teams for Fortune 500 companies on behalf of Ernst & Young.
“This is a challenging but exciting time for health care and I’m thrilled to join an organization that focuses on bringing the right services to clients so they can successfully navigate through this evolving industry,” said Hansen. “I look forward to helping MedSynergies continue to grow its operations, invest in innovative solutions and cultivate a workforce focused on helping our clients deliver more efficient, effective health care.”
Hansen graduated summa cum laude from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Arts in accounting and is a license certified public accountant in Texas.
About MedSynergies Inc.
MedSynergies partners with health care organizations and physicians to coordinate care by providing a complete alignment strategy based on its MSIGHT Solutions Suite. Leveraging its knowledge and experience in physician practice operations and health system consulting, MedSynergies improves processes, optimizes technology and builds on trusted patient relationships, enabling hospitals and physician practices to offer quality health care. Founded in 1996, MedSynergies is privately held and headquartered in Irving, Texas. MedSynergies currently partners with hospitals and health networks and serves more than 9,300 providers across the United States. For more information, please visit www.medsynergies.com.