Senior Vice President, Professional Services
Al Farina is responsible for professional services at Med –Metrix.
Al has over 30 years’ experience in the health care industry, both as an operator and consultant. Al has been the CFO of hospitals ranging from large community based hospitals to academic medical centers. In his role as CFO he had complete responsibility for all phases of the revenue cycle along with Information Systems. Al led the turnaround of Southside Hospital, a 400 bed teaching hospital in Suffolk County, NY during his tenure as the hospital CFO. While at Southside, a then sponsored hospital of the North Shore Health LIJ Health System. Al served on several system wide committees, including the managed care committee, and the home care consolidation committee.
Al has spent over ten years in the healthcare consulting arena with both KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers. At KPMG he was responsible for healthcare audits, reimbursement and revenue cycle consulting. As a Managing Director at PWC, Al was responsible for the NY Metro Provider practice, including the revenue cycle, supply chain, and strategic consulting practice. He is a CPA, FHFMA, and former President of the Metro NY Chapter of HFMA, and Regional Director for Region 2 and Puerto Rico for HFMA.