Modesto Gato was named chief financial officer after three years as associate vice president of finance.
Broward Health Coral Springs, a Florida-based healthcare provider with $960 million in net patient revenue, promoted Modesto Gato as Chief Financial Officer, following his three-year tenure as the hospital’s Associate Vice President of Finance.
“Modesto has a proven track record of long-term budgeting and financial forecasting, which will help us to further improve the services and care we provide to the Coral Springs community,” Jared SmithCEO of Broward Health Coral Springs, said in A liberation announcing the promotion.
As Assistant Vice President of Finance, Gato was responsible for the hospital’s accounting, overseeing the operational and budget process, and supporting the health system in developing financial strategies. He joined the health system in 2016 as regional director of finance at Broward Health Medical Center. He also served as regional director of financial management for Broward Health.
Before joining Broward Health, Modesto spent eight years at Miami Children’s Hospital, where he served as director of financial planning and budgeting, according to LinkedIn. There he oversaw the financial analysis department at Miami Children’s Hospital, where he was responsible for analyzing the hospital’s data requests and preparing the hospital’s long-term financial forecasts and strategic initiatives. .
Amanda Schiavo is Finance Editor for HealthLeaders.