Justin Chamblee , MAcc, CPA is a senior vice president and director of operations at Coker Group. As an executive healthcare consultant and certified public accountant, he provides strategic and financial counsel to healthcare organizations, physician practices and healthcare legal counsel throughout the country, dealing primarily with physician compensation and hospital-physician transactions. Specifically related to physician compensation, this involves both strategy work, assisting healthcare organizations restructure their compensation arrangements to ensure they are consistent with the market on a macro and micro basis. It also involves compensation valuation work, assisting healthcare organizations to ensure that their financial arrangements are compliant with the requirements of fair market value and commercial reasonableness. Other areas of expertise include contract negotiations, sale/acquisition negotiations, strategic planning and business plan development and other areas of finance.
As a recognized thought leader, he serves as a frequent presenter at national conferences where physician leaders, healthcare legal counsel and health system administrators gather to grow their knowledge in the areas of physician compensation and hospital-physician integration. He has also authored several books and professional publications in collaboration with Greenbranch Publishing, Healthcare Financial Management Association, the American Medical Association and HealthLeaders Media. In addition to his consulting role, he functions as Coker’s director of operations, directing the day-to-day functioning of the company.
He has a BBA in Accounting and a Master’s of Accounting from Abilene Christian University, is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In addition, he has completed extensive training through the Harvard Business School Leadership program.