Chief Financial Officer of LCMC Health
Suzanne Haggard serves as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for LCMC Health. In this role, she is responsible for all aspects of LCMC Health’s financial and revenue cycle processes. During her tenure as CFO, LCMC Health has experienced significant growth with the opening of New Orleans East Hospital in 2014 and University Medical Center New Orleans (UMC) in 2015, as well as the integration of West Jefferson Medical Center in October 2015. Prior to the opening of UMC, she also oversaw the financial operations of the Interim Louisiana Hospital (ILH). Throughout this period of growth, Haggard remains focused on improving the profitability of the hospital system by strengthening and improving the cost structure, revenue cycles, and access so that more patients can receive medical services at LCMC Health hospitals. Haggard has more than 30 years of experience in healthcare management and consulting for both non-profit and for-profit healthcare systems. In 2014, Haggard was promoted to CFO at LCMC Health after serving as CFO at Touro Infirmary, during which time she also served as the ILH project manager. She received a Master of Professional Accountancy and a Bachelor of Professional Accountancy from Mississippi State University.