WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Joseph J. Guarracino, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of White Plains Hospital, was recognized as one of the '150 Hospital, Health System CFOs to Know' by Becker’s Hospital Review.
Guarracino oversees all financial operations of White Plains Hospital’s 292-bed hospital and its 12 satellite facilities, including two multi-speciality centers in Armonk and New Rochelle.
Becker’s Hospital Review releases its list each year, and selects the top CFOs who are “fiscal-minded leaders who help their organizations navigate the challenging changes in healthcare reimbursement.” Guarracino’s career spans more than 25 years in managing and overseeing the financial operations of healthcare institutions.
Prior to joining White Plains Hospital, he served as Senior Vice President and CFO at the Brooklyn Hospital Center, a post he held for eight years. Before that, he was CFO for three hospitals in Putnam and Dutchess counties that were part of the Health Quest System, a nonprofit healthcare system.
He has been a featured presenter in more than a dozen national speaking engagements on topics related to healthcare financial operations, and is a former member of the Board of several healthcare and nonprofit organizations.
Guarracino received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Iona College and a Masters Degree in Business Administration with a focus in Healthcare Management from American Intercontinental University.
He also serves as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Finance at the Hagan School of Business at Iona College, teaching a graduate class in healthcare finance management.