Trinity Health recently announced that Benjamin R. Carter, CPA, FHFMA, has been appointed as the new senior vice president and chief financial officer.
Carter will lead the financial management, financial reporting, strategic financial and capital planning, and budget development of Novi, MI-based Trinity Health, the fourth-largest Catholic health system with 44 hospitals, 33 long-term care centers, and hundreds of outpatient facilities in eight states. He will also provide leadership to revenue management initiatives and reimbursement programs.
Carter comes to Trinity Health from the Detroit Medical Center, where since 2005 he was executive vice president and chief operating officer responsible for the operations of the system's eight hospitals and related outpatient facilities. His distinguished career spans 20 years in executive-level positions at Oakwood Healthcare in Dearborn, Michigan, including six years as its chief financial officer from 1999 to 2005.
He is a graduate of the University of Michigan, where he graduated magna cum laude with an MBA and bachelor's degree in business administration.