Daniel graduated magna cum laude from Luther College in Decorah, IA, with degrees in Accounting and Economics, along with a minor in International Studies. He is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in Minnesota.
Daniel Larsen is a Principal with the health care group of CliftonLarsonAllen specializing in consulting services in the area of revenue cycle improvement, financial analysis, and Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement. Daniel leads our critical access hospital reimbursement consulting practice.
Daniel has over twenty years of experience in public accounting, mainly devoted to the health care industry. Daniel’s current consulting work includes various forms of reimbursement and financial analysis including, CAH performance benchmarking, CAH Gold Standard benchmarking, reimbursement strategy sessions, chargemaster assessments, price opportunity studies, financial projections, etc.
Daniel has been involved in dozens of chargemaster assessments, including electronic review and validation of chargemaster data, non-billable supply identification, and chargemaster interviews with an emphasis on process review to identify areas where the charge capture process may need improvement.
Daniel has over twenty years of audit, cost report preparation, financial and reimbursement consulting experience for hospitals, critical access hospitals, nursing homes and clinics, including Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and Rural Health Clinics (RHCs). He has provided numerous value added services to hospitals, critical access hospitals, and clinics, including financial modeling and forecasting, debt capacity analyses, chargemaster assessments, compliance assistance, budget assistance, provider based clinic analyses, and various other reimbursement and performance analyses. Daniel has prepared numerous Medicare and Medicaid cost reports for various types of healthcare providers. Daniel also has extensive experience and capabilities as related to data extraction techniques and data manipulation which complement the ability to leverage meaningful data in the provision of the above services.
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He is a member of the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Health Care Financial Management Association.
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