HomeTown Health, LLC, an organization of 70 rural hospitals in the Southeast, selected Barbara Duncan, CFO at Habersham Medical Center, as the recipient of the 2016 CFO of the Year award at the HomeTown Health 17th Annual Fall Conference held at Callaway Gardens October 24-26, 2016.

“This award is presented each year by HomeTown Health to Chief Financial Officers who exhibit extraordinary talents and skills in positively influencing the delivery of rural health care in Georgia. For her dedication to her team, her facility and the success of her organization, Barbara is well-deserving of this prestigious recognition,” says HomeTown’s CEO Jimmy Lewis.

Barbara was selected for outstanding leadership in sharing best practices in the business office functions and for her commitment to excellence, to employee education, business partner endorsement, and revenue cycle improvement.

“This is a very well-deserved honor,” says Jerry Wise, CEO of Habersham Medical Center.  “Barbara is an asset to our leadership team, and we are thankful she is being recognized statewide for her tireless commitment to improving the financial health of our organization.”