Vanderbilt University Medical Center Finance

James Kasnick, Vice President
Tana Shellhart, Executive Secretary
3319 West End Ave., Suite 600
(615) 343-1652

Clinical Operations

What We Do: Provide timely and accurate financial and statistical information to support decision making that is focused on meeting the strategic objectives of the Clinical Enterprise.

Our Patient Care Center Financial Officers are responsible for integrating the business practices of the Patient Care Center across the Clinical Enterprise.


  • Business planning and pro forma development for new and current initiatives
  • Coordination of operating and capital budget development
  • Monitoring of financial operations and analysis of variances
  • Analysis of billing and reimbursement issues
  • Support of benchmarking and efficiency improvement efforts

For questions regarding a particular patient care center, please see chart for a Financial Manager contact.