Erlene Washington is the Senior Vice President of Finance and Accounting at Crystal Run Healthcare. Ms. Washington is a graduate of Wellesley College in Wellesley, MA, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts. Washington also holds a Master of Science in Accountancy from Bentley College in Waltham, MA. In addition, Washington is a graduate of the Emerging Leaders Program at the Center for Collaborative Leadership College of Management at the University of Massachusetts in Boston, MA.
Ms. Washington joined Crystal Run Healthcare in February of 2013 with over 20 years of healthcare finance experience. In her role as Senior Vice President of Finance and Accounting at Crystal Run Healthcare, Ms. Washington oversees the finance and accounting department and has responsibility for all aspects of revenue cycle management. Ms. Washington also leads the development of alternative reimbursement models as Crystal Run Healthcare continues work to move toward value based payments.
Prior to joining Crystal Run Healthcare, Ms. Washington spent seven years with Southern New Hampshire Health System, where she held the title of Vice President of Finance and Affiliated Practices and was responsible for the financial and operational oversight of their physician groups. Previously, Ms. Washington worked for Boston Medical Center, where she held the positions of Executive Director – Faculty Practice Foundation and Chief Financial Officer – Faculty Practice Foundation.
Ms. Washington is married to Harold Washington and they reside in Chester with their four children, Helen, Lamar, Gavin and Fiona. In her free time, Ms. Washington enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and outdoor activities.