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Since 1991, the team at HFS Consultants has become an integral part of healthcare organizations’ financial and business operations. In working closely with healthcare organizations throughout California and nationwide, they have focused on making a positive impact on the business performance of their clients by creating and applying innovative solutions to demanding healthcare issues. In 2016, HFS Consultants joined Wipfli LLP to provide a more comprehensive group of services to healthcare organization throughout the U.S.

Founded in 1985, Price Waterman is an accounting and healthcare consulting firm based in Ukiah, California. The firm provides complete financial management and contracted chief financial officer services to Federally Qualified Health Centers across northern and central California. Price Waterman’s services cover a range of financial reporting needs from the preparation of internal financial statements to Medicare cost reports, and from annual agency budgeting to federal grant application budget forms. In 2018, Price Waterman joined Wipfli LLP to provide a more robust offering of services to healthcare organizations throughout the U.S.

As a combined firm, you now have the resources of over 200 professionals who can assist you with:

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Gained through years of working for every kind of health and senior care provider, from urban hospitals to small rural health clinics, our team of consultants has the professional background, knowledge, and experience you need to improve your operations or support your growth. Our team of over 200 professionals work exclusively with healthcare organizations, such as:

Our mission is to make a positive impact on the business performance of your healthcare organization by creating and applying innovative solutions to demanding health care issues.

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Our team of health care professionals work in locations from coast to coast. Find an office where you are.

Featured Thought Leader

Jeffrey M. Johnson, CPA

Jeff provides audit, reimbursement and consulting services to a variety of health care organizations. Specifically, he provides strategic and financial solutions to hospitals, medical practices (including Rural Health Clinics and Federally Qualified Health Centers) and other health care providers through the Spokane, WA and Oakland, CA offices. A certified public accountant with more than 20 years of in-depth experience in the field, Jeff is able to offer specialized services to this highly complex and ever-changing industry sector.

Steven Rousso, MBA, MPA

Steven Rousso is a partner in the firm’s health care consulting practice. With nearly 37 years of experience in the health care industry, he has particular experience with rural hospitals and community clinics, as he has demonstrated on various engagements for over 150 providers throughout the country. An accomplished presenter, Steven has spoken more than 50 times on myriad health care topics for numerous state and federal associations. In addition, he has published many health care articles. Steven also acted as a consultant for the California Hospital Association (CHA), the California Primary Care Association (CPCA), and several Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) consortiums in California.

Gwynn Smith

Gwynn Smith is a partner in the firm’s health care consulting practice. She leverages more than 10 years of expertise in health care consulting to provide top-notch services to health care entities. Gwynn has a proven track record of bringing significant organizational change while maintaining a strong focus on business decisions. Clients appreciate the value she brings to their business operations in helping them stay agile and competitive.