Interim Chief Financial Officer Rob Mariani brings over 25 years of health care finance experience to CarePoint Health, having served in senior leadership positions at small and large hospitals throughout the NYC metropolitan area. He has extensive experience leading teams in financial turnarounds and health care facility restructurings, identifying revenue opportunities, and improving financial reporting, treasury functions and decision support.
Throughout his career in highly visible and critical health care financial leadership positions, Rob’s distinct and refined understanding of hospital and health care finance combined with his dynamic leadership skills and detailed approach to managing and reconfiguring critical financial processes has led to repeated success and demonstrated value.
As Chief Financial Officer from 2011 to 2016 at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, Rob provided leadership to maintain the financial stability and operations of the hospital during the hospital’s financial turmoil and insolvency. Inheriting a hospital and finance department in true crisis, Rob directed IMC’s financial planning and accounting practices, interacted with lending institutions, the NYS Department of Health, the IMC Board of Trustees and many other internal and external stakeholders to reverse the downward financial trends and improve financial processes and functions. His work at IMC also included coordinating the organization’s participation in the NYSDOH Vital Access Provider Assurance Program.
Previously, Rob served in various Finance Department roles at Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York, including Corporate Controller and Senior Vice President of Finance as well as supporting the Chief Financial Officer and leading financial reporting, general accounting, reimbursement, and corporate tax returns.
Most recently, Rob served as adviser to the Bergen County Executive and Bergen County Improvement Authority, where he helped lead efforts in evaluating and selecting a new operator for the county-owned hospital. The team helped transition the new operator into a lease agreement with the BCIA and provided ongoing assistance to the Bergen County Executive and BCIA.
Early in his career, Rob worked for ten years at Ernst and Young, where as a Senior Manager in the New York Healthcare Audit Practice, Rob led the annual external financial statement audits at many large NYC health systems and hospitals. Rob holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Manhattan College School of Business. He is a Certified Public Accountant and maintains memberships in the AICPA and the Health Care Financial Management Association.