CLEVELAND, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio is pleased to announce the appointment of chief financial officer, Patrick Patton, to the leadership team. VNA of Ohio provides high-quality home health and hospice care to promote optimal health, independence and dignity to those living in the community.
"With an extensive background in finance, healthcare, and executive leadership, Patrick's proven success in helping companies develop and implement business strategies and plans will play an instrumental role in our organization", states Claire M. Zangerle, VNA of Ohio president and chief executive officer.
Patrick will participate in strategic planning in accordance with the organization's short and long-term goals. He will establish and implement a financial plan of operations and coordinate all financial activities within the organization. Patrick will provide leadership to financial departments to ensure maximum productivity and success.
His areas of expertise include, but are not limited to, financial operations, strategic planning and business development, business operations, sales and marketing, technology implementation, and personnel development. Patrick's extensive background has led to his success in the industry, most recently as the chief financial officer at Loving Care Agency in Hasbrouck Heights, NJ.
Patrick is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Miami University and his Master of Business Administration from Bowling Green State University.
About Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio
Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio is the largest non-profit, community-based healthcare organization in Ohio and has been helping patients for more than 100 years. VNA of Ohio works with hospitals, doctors, community agencies and companies to provide services for patients in their homes including skilled nursing care, hospice, mental health services, rehabilitation therapies, chronic disease management and personal care assistance. With nearly 600 employees, VNA of Ohio provides high-quality, comprehensive home health and hospice care to promote optimal health, independence and dignity of those living in the communities we serve. Learn more at www.vnaohio.org.
(For more information contact Emma Flesher, communications and marketing specialist for VNA of Ohio at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-216-931-1322).
SOURCE Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio