Vice President, Finance
April Chaisson was named Woman’s Vice President of Finance in September 2018. She is responsible for the development, interpretation, coordination and administration of finance, accounting, budgeting, billing, insurance, reimbursement, purchasing, and admissions processes and internal controls.
April has held several positions of increasing responsibility at Woman’s. Prior to her current role, April served as Controller and provided direction and oversight to the patient accounting and accounting departments, including general ledger, accounts payable, payroll, cost accounting, capital and operational budget, reporting, audits and patient financial services. She has also served as Executive Director of Physician Practice Management, overseeing and directing all activities related to physician practice management and providing support to practice managers, physicians and the Chief Medical Officer.
April’s experience also includes serving as Director of Operations at The NeuroMedical Center and as Chief Financial Officer at Medical Management Options, Inc. She received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Louisiana State University and a Master of Business Administration from University of New Orleans.