Brian M. McCook's Professional Profile

Brian is a partner in the Anders Health Care Services group. He has been instrumental in leading the group to become the fastest-growing in the firm. He helps physicians, their practices and hospitals solve complex financial and operational challenges. Working with clients, he focuses on key areas like revenue cycle, physician compensation, partnership agreements, retirement planning and estate planning. Brian has more than 17 years of accounting and consulting experience.

Firm Info

  • Joined in 2002
  • Named partner in 2012

Specialties

  • Physician Compensation
  • Revenue Cycle
  • Practice Development
  • Practice Start-Up
  • Managed Care Contracting
  • Retirement Planning
  • Tax Planning and Consulting

Education & Certification

  • B.A., Accounting, Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Oklahoma

Professional Organizations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA)
  • Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA)
  • Medical Group Management Association of Greater St. Louis (MGMA)
  • League of Healthcare Experts (LHE)
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association Greater St. Louis (HFMA)
    • Chapter President (2015-2016)
    • Chapter Vice President (2014)
    • Programs Committee Chair (2013)
    • Newsletter Committee Chair (2010-2011)
    • Archives Committee Chair (2009-2010)

Community Leadership

  • Lafayette Industries
    • Board of Directors 2007, Finance Chair 2011
  • Westminister College Alumni Association - St. Louis Area

Awards

  • HFMA Follmer Broze Award, HFMA Greater St. Louis (2014)
  • 2014 40 Under 40, St. Louis Business Journal
  • Presidents Award, Greater St. Louis Chapter HFMA (2011 and 2013)

Presentations

  • Sustainable Compensation Models that Incentivize: Trends and Examples, Anders Health Care Webinar Series, September 2013
  • Tax & Insurance Impact of Affordable Care, May 2013
  • Affordable Care Act, Madison County Chamber, May 2011
  • Making the Most of the Physician Revenue Cycle, HFMA, February 2011
  • Monthly Payer Update, St. Clair County Medical Society, June 2009
  • Tax Changes: What Do They Mean for You, St. Louis Metropolitan Medicine, November 2008
  • Finding Solutions in the Statistics, 2008 Professional Association of Health Care Management Conference (PAHCOM), September 2008, Keynote Speaker
  • Borrowing Money in a Credit Crunch, Medical Economics, July 4, 2008
  • Featured "Partner in Health Care" St. Louis Business Journal, August 2007
  • Entity Choice Selection, Olin School of Business at Washington University for graduating architects, April 2007