Jon Wood is a seasoned hospice finance executive, serving multiple hospice agencies simultaneously in a leadership role as Chief Financial Officer, and as a consultant to organization leadership. Jon’s 20 years of healthcare experience ranges from large for-profit hospital systems (Tenet, Triad and Community Health Systems), to start-up physician partnerships. Jon has ten years of experience in hospice finance and operations.
Originally from Dallas, Texas, Jon’s healthcare finance career began in an occupational healthcare company headquartered in North Dallas. His work with hospitals began in 2000, and spent the next six years with for-profit hospital companies as an internal auditor, analyst, controller, and assistant CFO. During this time, Jon learned the complexities of healthcare operations, and how to develop financial tools to assist operational managers.
Jon’s hospice experience began in 2007 as a finance director with a for-profit agency in South Carolina. Jon’s hospice tenure includes consulting engagements with Multi-View Incorporated, and as CFO with three non-profit community-based organizations. His primary focus is mitigating risk, improving operations, increasing his and his team’s competencies, and providing timely and accurate financial information. Through his experience in end-of-life care, Jon discovered a passion to serve the hospice community, and a desire to help navigate it through this time of tremendous change.
Jon is a certified public accountant, and holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Arkansas Tech University.