Open Positon: CFO

Date: March 8, 2018
Hospital: Kirby Medical Center
Address: 1000 Medical Center Dr., Monticello, IL  61856
Contact Information: Andrew Buffenbarger, Chief Compliance Officer

Please send a letter of introduction, résumé, and salary requirements (a must), by March 30, 2018, via e-mail with ‘Kirby Medical Center CFO’ in the subject line to Andrew Buffenbarger, Chief Compliance Officer:

Position Description:


 KMC is a well-established independent Critical Access Hospital with several integrated Rural Health Clinics, strategically located in central Illinois near major universities and cities (see website 

KMC is proud to have top tier patient satisfaction and employee engagement scores, having earned several national awards for the outstanding care we provide. The CFO is part of a strong leadership team focused on remaining among the top performing hospitals in the country.

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • MHA, MBA, or CPA required
  • At least 5 years of successful high-level financial and management experience in an acute care hospital (preferably a critical access hospital)
  • Experience with financial management of rural health and/or provider-based clinics
  • Cost reporting and reimbursement expertise
  • Excellent interpersonal communication, strategic thinking, leadership, influence and problem-solving skills
  • Strong financial analysis abilities and proven fiscal management results
  • Excellent spreadsheet experience and financial reporting
  • A positive and enthusiastic approach to work, truly enjoys work and working with others, has a good sense of humor
  • Dedication to quality and continuous improvement
  • A track record of taking initiative and working collaboratively with stakeholders – other managers, physicians, the community, board of directors, and similar healthcare providers in neighboring communities
  • Demonstrated understanding of compliance and funding issues affecting critical access hospitals
  • Unquestioned ethics, standards, and protect the integrity of confidential information

Working knowledge of Meditech is very helpful.  Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite is necessary.

Kirby Medical Center is an independent 501(c)3, non-tax supported organization, with a replacement facility opened in September 2011.  An excellent compensation and benefits package is available. 

 Kirby Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer