Moss Adams Announces New Health Care Director and Hospital Specialist
Glenn Bunting Joins the Firm as a Director in Its National Health Care Consulting Practice
SEATTLE, July 7, 2014 — Moss Adams LLP, one of the largest accounting and business consulting firms in the nation, today introduced Glenn Bunting, a 20-plus-year veteran in the health care finance industry who will serve as a director in the firm’s health care consulting practice. Bunting specializes in appeal services and has helped clients navigate financially significant Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement issues worth hundreds of thousands to millions of dollars.
The health care practice at Moss Adams offers assurance, tax and consulting solutions to all types of health care entities. Bunting’s leadership and expertise will expand and strengthen the range of reimbursement services the firm provides to the health care industry.
“Hiring Glenn adds a new layer to the health care service and expertise we can offer our clients,” said Chris Pritchard, leader of the national health care practice at Moss Adams. “Glenn will help us build the platform for increasing reimbursements for clients, bringing depth to our health care consulting practice alongside our already established team of experienced consultants.”
With an emphasis on serving health care organizations with Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement and related billing and coding issues, Bunting will help oversee the firm’s third-party reimbursement practice, including charge capture services, cost reporting, optimization and compliance, Medicare wage index and occupational mix reporting, reimbursement department outsourcing, Medicare and Medicaid cost report appeals and medical education programs.
“Moss Adams has an impressive client base and extensive health care consulting experience across all aspects of the health care continuum,” said Bunting. “The firm’s work helps providers and hospitals navigate daily challenges associated with new health care requirements. I’m excited to continue to expand the business and leverage my expertise in navigating change in this challenging new era of health care. I am passionate about my work and look forward to continuing to help obtain additional reimbursements for qualified clients.”
Previously, Bunting served as vice president of appeal services at Toyon Associates Inc., providing expertise in Medicare and Medicaid appeals and cost report reviews. Bunting worked with the Provider Reimbursement Review Board and Medicare Administrative Contractors to resolve cases before they reached the hearing stage, recouping millions of dollars from the government for his clients.
Prior to joining Toyon Associates, Bunting worked as an auditor in both the Medicare Administration and the California Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development. Additionally, he is an active member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association, where he has coauthored articles and presented on cost report appeals at the association’s annual conference. Bunting is a graduate of California State University, Sacramento, where he earned his degree in accounting and business management.
For more information, please contact Andrea Baseler, Edelman, for Moss Adams: email@example.com | (206) 664-7817