Author Bio

Scott Blount

Scott is a vice president with Lancaster Pollard in Austin, Texas. He is the primary point of contact for clients in eastern/southern Texas and Louisiana. Scott obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from Furman University, Master of Business Administration degree from Southern Methodist University, and Juris Doctor degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law. In addition, he is a CFA Charterholder. 

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Protecting the Bottom Line with Quality Risk Management Programs

4/21/2014 Each day, long-term-care (LTC) providers in the United States are caring for 1,383,700 residents in nursing homes and 713,300 inhabitants in assisted and residential care communities, according to the National Center for Health Statistics. Read More

Overlooked? Refinancing Options via FHA

10/10/2012 Capital spending by hospitals will likely remain flat through 2014-2015 amid a still weak economy, tight credit markets, the uncertain impact of the new federal health-care law, low patient volumes and the increasing number of uninsured/underinsured patients along with decreased reimbursement rates, according to the recent hospital median reports from the Big Three credit rating agencies. Serious external threats continue to apply pressure on a health-care provider’s bottom line while patients increasingly expect state-of-the-art facilities and services that provide quality and value. Read More

The Capital Issue: December 2014-January 2015

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