Josh Tucker, MBA, FACHE,
Josh has worked in the healthcare industry for 20 years, first as a Medicare auditor and Medicare audit supervisor with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma, and then later as a supervising consultant with BKD, LLC, where he prepared Medicare Cost Reports for a variety of healthcare facilities, and performed and supervised other consulting engagements.
Most recently, Josh worked with the rural division of a large hospital system, serving as the CFO of a 48-bed community hospital, administrator of a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital and executive director of finance for the rural hospitals.
Josh has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, and a Master of Business Administration from Ottawa University, Ottawa, Kansas.
“As a former hospital administrator and CFO, my goal is to provide all Preferred affiliated hospitals with the attention, commitment and timely support that I know I needed. Further, my experience with Critical Access Hospitals has provided me with an understanding of Critical Access Hospital reimbursement essential to the effective operations of our facilities.”