Joseph White

Adjunct Faculty, Accounting

jpwhite@stthomas.edu

(651) 962-4128

M.B.A., , University of St. Thomas
B.S., Business, University of Minnesota

See my articles and publications

In addition to being participating faculty, Joseph White is a partner at CliftonLarsonAllen, a top 10 national certified public accounting and consulting firm. He is a frequent speaker on health care and finance topics nationally.

White graduated from the University of Minnesota and received his bachelor's degree with an emphasis in accounting in 1982 and his master's degree in business administration from the University of St. Thomas Executive MBA program in 2001.

He is a licensed CPA and is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants, Medical Group Management Association, Minnesota Medical Group Management Association and the Health Care Financial Management Association.

White is at his best when teaching executive and middle management level graduate students helping them learn to open doors in their companies and advance their careers.

Fall 2014 Courses
Fall 2014 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
ACCT 601 - 422 Financial Accounting - - - R F S - 0730 - 1700 TMH 401
Description of course Financial Accounting : CRN: 42649
Financial accounting is an integral part of the planning, reporting and control functions of every business. It is a means to achieving insights about the firm's financial condition, operating results, cash flows and ownership and capital structure. This course covers the fundamental terminology and calculations of financial accounting and reporting, as well as the comprehension and interpretation of financial statements. Ethical aspects of accounting are included. -- Prerequisite: None

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
ACCT 607 - 365 Mgrl Accounting and Analysis See Details * *
Description of course Mgrl Accounting and Analysis : CRN: 42653
Registration is restricted to EXECUTIVE MBA students only.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
TMH 4010800-170013 Sep '14
TMH 4010800-170011 Oct '14
TMH 4010800-170008 Nov '14
TMH 4010800-170006 Dec '14
J-Term 2015 Courses
J-Term 2015 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
Spring 2015 Courses
Spring 2015 Courses
Crs - Sec Title Days Time Location
ACCT 605 - 422 Managerial Accounting See Details * *
Description of course Managerial Accounting : CRN: 21904
This course is designed to give students an understanding of how cost information is used in planning, decision-making, and performance evaluation. Topics include, but are not limited to, cost allocation including Activity-Based Costing, contribution margin analysis, budgeting and performance evaluation. Ethical aspects of managerial accounting are included. -- Prerequisite: ACCT601

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
TMH 4010730-170014 May '15
TMH 4010730-170015 May '15
Academic and Professional Positions
  • Partner-in-Charge of Physician and Clinic Services, Larson, Allen, Weishair & Co., LLP, Minneapolis (2003 - present)
  • Adjunct Instructor, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul / Mpls (2004 - present)
  • Adjunct Faculty, Argosy University, Eagan (2004 - 2007)

Professional Memberships
  • Radiology Business Management Association
  • Medical Group Management Association
  • Minnesota Medical Group Management Association
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Health Care Financial Management Association

Professional Service
  • International Hearing Foundation,

Public Service
  • Cretin-Derham Hall High School Presidents Council, Committee Member

Major Works
  • White, J. P. (2005). . In Wenzel, Frederick and Wenzel, Jane (Ed.), Fundamentals of physician practice management, Ch 5. Chicago, Il: Health Administration Press
  • White, J. P. (2005). Reading and understanding financial statements.
  • White, J. P. (2003). Growing a physician practice... and staying profitable. p.24
  • White, J. P. (2003). Is bigger better, finding the 'right size' for a medical practice. p.36

Research Interests
  • Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Fraud Detection
  • Governance
  • Health Care
  • Valuations

Presentations
  • "Five minute forecasts and panel discussion on the future of radiology" Radiology Business Management Association, Colorado Springs, Colorado, May 01, 2013
  • "Nationwide radiology - Coming to your city soon" Radiology Business Management Association, Colorado Springs, Colorado, May 01, 2013
  • "Turning doctors into leaders" Radiology Business Management Association, Colorado Springs, Colorado, May 01, 2013
  • "Market update: Health care financial basic tools for nonprofit managers" Marshfield Clinic, Wausau, Wisconsin, April 01, 2013
  • "Market update" Florida Radiology Business Management Association, Orlando, Florida, January 01, 2013
  • "Health care finance" Minnesota Hospital Association, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 01, 2012
  • "Case study in bundled payments" Minnesota Medical Group Management Association, Minneapolis, MN, May 01, 2012
  • "Health care reform: Game changing business models" RetNet Conference, May 01, 2012
  • "Market update" Minnesota Ophthalmology Administrator Seminar, May 01, 2012
  • "Market update: Health care financial basic tools for nonfinancial manager" Holzer Clinic, March 01, 2012
  • "Market update: Health care financial basic tools for nonfinancial manager" Marshfield Clinic, Wausau, WI, March 01, 2012
  • "Physician market update" Radiology Business Management Association, November 01, 2011
  • "Strategic capital planning" Radiology Business Management Association, Grapevine, TX, June 01, 2011
  • "Financial and business concepts every optometrist should know" Minnesota Eye Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, May 01, 2011
  • "Radiology 2020: Market updates and trends" Minnesota Radiological Society, Minneapolis, MN, April 01, 2011
  • "Radiology 2020: Market updates and trends" Tennessee Radiologic Society, Nashville, TN, March 01, 2011
  • "Dashboards and metrics for radiology groups" Radiology Business Management Association, Miani, Florida, July 01, 2010
  • "Nationwide radiology - Coming to your town soon" Florida Radiology Business Management Association, Orlando, Florida, July 01, 2010
  • "Dashboards and metrics for radiology groups" Florida Radiology Business Management Association, Orlando, Florida, June 01, 2010
  • "Buy-in and Buy-out methods." Radiology Business Management Association, Fairfax, Virginia, May 01, 2010
  • "Nationwide radiology - Coming to your town soon" Radiology Business Management Association, May 01, 2010
  • "Reading and understanding financial statements" Marshfield Clinic, Wausau, WI, May 01, 2010
  • "Reading and understanding financial statements" University of St. Thomas - MBA Program in Medical Group Management, April 01, 2010
  • "The outlook for physician medical groups" Healthcare and Capital Conference, BOCA RATON,, Florida, November 01, 2009
  • "Financial accounting" University of St. Thomas - MBA Program in Medical Group Management, Minneapolis, Minnesota, November 01, 2009
  • "Recruiting in economically tough times/employment models" American College of Radiology, November 01, 2009
  • "Financial management" University of St. Thomas - MBA Program in Medical Group Management, September 01, 2009
  • "Managerial accounting and analysis" University of St. Thomas - MBA Program in Medical Group Management, September 01, 2009
  • "Finance and accounting for the non-financial manager" Healthcare Billing and Management Association, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 01, 2009
  • "Financial accounting for executives" University of St. Thomas - MBA Program in Medical Group Management, May 01, 2009
  • "Dashboards and metrics for radiological groups" Educational Symposium, Denver, Colorado, February 01, 2009
  • "Making radiological group mergers work" Educational Symposium, Denver, Colorado, February 01, 2009
  • "Strategies to remain independent: A facilitated conversation" Educational Symposium, Denver, Colorado, February 01, 2009
  • "The outlook for physician medical groups" Heathcare, Politics and Capital Conference, Washington, District of Columbia, January 01, 2009
  • "Health care trends and market update" Hennepin County Medical Center- Mini-MBA in Health Care Management, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 01, 2008
  • "Introduction to budgeting, Forecasting and business plan" Radiology Business Management Association Meeting, Dallas, Texas, September 01, 2008
  • "Financial management" University of St. Thomas - MBA Program in Medical Group Management, Minneapolis, Minnesota, January 01, 2007
  • "Health care management" University of St. Thomas Center for Health and Medical Affairs, Mini-MBA in Medical Group Management, January 01, 2007
  • "Health care management" University of St. Thomas Center for Health and Medical Affairs, Mini-MBA in Medical Group Management, January 01, 2006
  • "Reading and understanding financial statements for medical groups" BONES Orthopedic Society Annual Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 01, 2005
  • "Healthcare financial management- Basic tools for non-financial managers" MGMA - Medical Group Management Association, Las Vegas, Nevada, October 01, 2004