AccentCare Names Jeffrey S. Sherman CFO
Departing CFO of LifePoint Hospitals Joins Home Healthcare Leader
DALLAS, Aug. 22, 2013
DALLAS, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --AccentCare, one of the nation's largest
post-acute healthcare companies, today announced the appointment of Jeffrey S.
Sherman as chief financial officer, effective September 16, 2013. Mr. Sherman
has more than 25 years of experience in hospital-based and corporate
healthcare finance, most recently as executive vice president and chief
financial officer of LifePoint Hospitals (NASDAQ: LPNT).
Stephan S. Rodgers, CEO of AccentCare, said, "I am extremely pleased to have
Jeff join the AccentCare team. His breadth of experience, keen understanding
of acute and post-acute healthcare, and deep financial experience at market
leading healthcare companies will significantly help to advance our vision of
partnering with payers and providers to deliver comprehensive care solutions
across the post-acute continuum for our nation's most vulnerable patients."
Mr. Sherman said, "This is an exciting opportunity to participate in the
growth of a highly innovative company. AccentCare's collection of capabilities
in home healthcare, personal attendant services, and hospice combined with its
deep experience managing post-acute populations provides an excellent
foundation for building an industry leader. With its commitment to quality and
expanding geographic footprint, AccentCare is well positioned to continue to
improve clinical outcomes in a cost-effective way. I look forward to working
with Steve and the entire team to ensure that AccentCare reaches its full
Prior to joining LifePoint in April 2009, Mr. Sherman served as vice president
and treasurer of Tenet Healthcare, where he managed all aspects of corporate
finance, including cash flow management and capital structure, and was
responsible for risk management. From 1990 to 2009, he worked in a variety of
capacities at Tenet and its predecessor company. Mr. Sherman earned his
M.B.A. at the University of Southern California and his B.S. from the
University of Colorado, Boulder.
AccentCare, Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is one of the nation's
leaders in post-acute health care services. Nearly 20,000 highly trained,
dedicated professional caregivers provide comprehensive services that range
from personal, non-medical care to skilled nursing, rehabilitation and
hospice. AccentCare has over 125 locations in Arizona, California, Colorado,
Georgia, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas and Washington. AccentCare
is a portfolio company of Oak Hill Capital Partners.
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