The Academic Health System EVP and Chief Financial Officer has been recognized by Baker Hospital Review for prioritizing patient care by driving Tampa General’s financial performance and operational efficiency.
Tampa, Fla., June 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Mark RunyonExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Tampa General HospitalHe was named the top healthcare financial officer by Baker Hospital Review on the 2023 “Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know” list. Runyon’s inclusion on the list reflects his role in maintaining financial stability and integrity within the organization, while seeking new ways to improve operational efficiency.
“Mark’s leadership at Tampa General has been truly exemplary. He has consistently and consistently demonstrated his ability to balance world-class patient care with the need for financial sustainability.” John Kuris, president and CEO of Tampa General. “His commitment to the organization and team members at every level is unparalleled. As a leader, he empowers the teams to proactively take action to drive innovation and improve processes.”
Runyon directs and oversees all financial services for Tampa General. Works collaboratively with the CEO, Board, senior management and the entire Tampa team to create an ecosystem of continuous improvement focused on innovation, financial stability and performance, operational efficiency and integrity. Day-to-day, Runyon ensures Tampa General has the resources, strategy and talent to deliver timely and responsive patient billing support, world-class patient care and responsive patient-friendly scheduling.
Runyon is driven by its core mission to provide excellent, comprehensive and innovative care to patients, while at the same time having the vision and rationale to help its teams realize the goals of the academic health system. It is also very important to focus on cooperation and inclusion, especially in the teams, to allow all team members to create creativity and to listen to all stakeholders.
“I am honored to be included on this list of financial leaders for health systems across the country. I am grateful for the support and cooperation of my colleagues at all levels of the organization,” said Runyon. “I am inspired every day by the dedication and commitment of my colleagues who continue to push the boundaries and understand the importance of innovation while ensuring minimal risk and providing high quality patient care.”
Baker Hospital Review is the premier source of hospital business news and analysis for the healthcare industry. This list features the top CFOs in healthcare across the country. Runyon and the rest of this year’s “Knowing Hospital and Health System CFOs” honorees can be found online over here.
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Tampa General Hospital, a 1,040-bed, not-for-profit, academic health system, is one of the largest hospitals in America and offers world-class care as the region’s only Level L trauma and comprehensive burn care center. Tampa General Hospital is a top rated hospital in the market. American news and world reports 2022-23 Best Hospitals, and tied as the third highest ranked hospital. FloridaRanking of the best programs in seven specialties America. Tampa General Hospital has been selected as a model of excellence 2022 Fortune/Merative 100 Top Hospitals list. The academic health system’s commitment to growing and developing its team members has been recognized by two prestigious Forbes magazine rankings – first nationally in 2022 America’s Best Employers for Women And the sixth of the 100 Florida companies by 2022 America’s Best Employers by State.. Tampa General is a safety net hospital for the region, caring for everyone regardless of ability to pay, and in fiscal year 2021, if the net community benefit is greater. 224.5 million dollars Health care for uninsured patients, community education and financial support for community health organizations b Tampa Bay. It is one of the busiest adult solid organ transplant centers in the country and is the primary teaching hospital for the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. With six medical helicopters, Tampa General Hospital transports critically injured or ill patients from around 23 counties to get the advanced care they need. Tampa General houses a nationally recognized comprehensive stroke center, and a 32-bed neuroscience, intensive care unit, the largest on the West Coast. Florida. It is also home to the Jennifer Leigh Muma 82-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a nationally recognized rehabilitation center. Tampa General Hospital’s footprint includes 17 Tampa General Medical Group primary care offices, TGH Family Care Center Kennedy, TGH Brandon Healthplex, TGH Virtual Health and 21 TGH imaging powered by Tower Outpatient radiology centers throughout Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas And Palm Beach Regions. Tampa Bay Local residents receive world-class care TGH Urgent Care powered by Fast Track Network of clinics. Visit a healthcare professional anytime, anywhere on your smartphone, tablet or computer Virtual Health | Tampa General Hospital (tgh.org). As one of the largest hospitals in the country, Tampa General Hospital is the first. Florida Partnering with GE Healthcare to launch a clinical prescribing center that provides real-time insights to improve and better coordinate patient care. For more information go to www.tgh.org.
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