Brown Edwards has a diverse group of healthcare services specialists who focus on challenges unique to the industry. Our commitment is demonstrated by our service to a multitude of healthcare organizations and medical/dental practices, both large and small. Our medical practice services team possesses a broad range of expertise with the capacity to provide practice administration including finance, revenue cycle, provider credentialing, managed care contract negotiation, coding review, and compliance plan development, as well as providing comprehensive assessments to identify opportunities for improvement and work flow enhancements.
You can be assured with our in‐depth knowledge of industry changes, we can provide resources to assist you as you face challenging issues in this highly regulated industry. Serving not only as accountants but also as business advisors, we provide a wide range of services to our clients, including the following:
Healthcare Accounting Services
- Financial Management/CFO Services
- Revenue Cycle Consulting
- Operational Review and Management
- Management of Human Resources
- Coding Compliance
- Personnel Management
- Strategic Planning
- HIPAA Compliance Review
- OSHA Compliance Review
- IT Assessment
- Physician Compensation Models
- Payer Contracts
- Tax Preparation and Planning
- 401(K) Plan Administration, Consulting, and Asset Management
- Employee Benefits
Find out more about how we can support your business. Contact our healthcare accounting team
513 State Street • Bristol, VA, 24201
Stan has over twenty years experience in public accounting with audit and tax experience in employee benefit plans, construction, energy, real estate, retail, country clubs, financial institutions, manufacturing and healthcare. In addition, he served for three years as a corporate controller in the mining industry. His other client responsibilities include business consulting and overseeing numerous monthly accounting engagements. In addition, he is part of our peer review team performing inspections of other firms. Stan serves as area coordinator for our Bristol office and a member of our firm leadership committee.
Education and Professional Registration
Stan received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Virginia’s College at Wise (formerly Clinch Valley College) in 1994. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Medical Group Management Association.
Expertise and Experience
- Audits of employee benefit plans
- Benefit plan design and consulting
- Preparation of Form 5500
- Accounting and assurance services in a variety of industries
- Internal control design and testing
- Management consultations
- Form of entity selection
- Individual, partnership and corporate income tax services
- Multistate taxation
- Member of the firm’s peer review team
- Member of the firm’s accounting and auditing committee
1815 Jefferson St • Bluefield, WV 24701-4031
Don has been a general services partner in the Bluefield/Princeton area for over forty years. He is currently responsible for providing audit, tax and management advisory services to a variety of clients throughout the firm. In addition, Don has experience with financing issues, buyout strategies, and corporate strategic planning. After serving on the firm’s leadership committee for 6 years, Don became managing partner of the firm in 2001. His responsibilities include implementation and monitoring the firm’s strategic plan and strategic initiatives. Don served in that role until 2017 and lead the firm through several strategic mergers and as a result is well qualified to provide strategic planning for our clients, a position he currently holds.
Don was a magna cum laude graduate holding a Bachelor of Science degree from West Virginia University where he was also a member of Beta Alpha Psi – National Accounting Fraternity. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia and West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants where he has served on various committees and held officer’s positions.