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Joseph White

Clinical Faculty, Accounting

jpwhite@stthomas.edu

(651) 962-4128

Minneapolis Campus
1000 LaSalle Ave
Terrence Murphy Hall 343A
Minneapolis, MN 55403

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

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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.

Spring 2016 Courses
Spring 2016 Courses
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ACCT 314 - 01 Tax Accounting M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 MCH 111
Description of course Tax Accounting : CRN: 21954
This course is a study of the principles of business taxation. The course primarily covers the federal tax laws as they apply to sole proprietorships, corporations, and partnerships. Other topics include the principles of individual taxes, such as dependents, filing status, tax administration, tax depreciation, property transactions and capital gains and losses. Tax research is required in the course. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in ACCT 210 and junior standing.
Schedule Details
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ACCT 603 - 367 Fin.& Manag. Acctg for Exec. See Details * *
Description of course Fin.& Manag. Acctg for Exec. : CRN: 22709
This course familiarizes non-financial professionals with financial statements, accounting terminology and analytical techniques. Students are provided with an understanding of how organizations use information gained from financial accounting systems in decision making, planning and control, and performance evaluation. Topics covered include data accumulation and allocation processes, application of accounting data to solving managerial problems, and stategic implications and limitations of both data and accounting systems.
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Location Time Day(s)
SCH 4210800-170013 Feb '16
SCH 4210800-170012 Mar '16
SCH 4210800-170016 Apr '16
SCH 4210800-170007 May '16
ACCT 603 - 423 Fin.& Manag. Acctg for Exec. See Details * *
Description of course Fin.& Manag. Acctg for Exec. : CRN: 22204
This course familiarizes non-financial professionals with financial statements, accounting terminology and analytical techniques. Students are provided with an understanding of how organizations use information gained from financial accounting systems in decision making, planning and control, and performance evaluation. Topics covered include data accumulation and allocation processes, application of accounting data to solving managerial problems, and stategic implications and limitations of both data and accounting systems.
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TMH 4010730-170014 Jan '16
TMH 4010730-120015 Jan '16
ACCT 603 - 803 Fin.& Manag. Acctg for Exec. See Details * *
Description of course Fin.& Manag. Acctg for Exec. : CRN: 22205
This course familiarizes non-financial professionals with financial statements, accounting terminology and analytical techniques. Students are provided with an understanding of how organizations use information gained from financial accounting systems in decision making, planning and control, and performance evaluation. Topics covered include data accumulation and allocation processes, application of accounting data to solving managerial problems, and stategic implications and limitations of both data and accounting systems.
Schedule Details
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TMH 4600730-170014 Jan '16
TMH 4600730-120015 Jan '16
ACCT 710 - 201 Business Taxation M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 MCH 111
Description of course Business Taxation : CRN: 22941
The focus of this course is a study of the principles of business taxation. The course covers the federal tax law as it applies to the formation, operation and distributions from C corporations, partnerships, S corporations and sole proprietorships. The principles of individual income tax are introduced to assist in understanding the impact of taxes on business entities. Additional tax topics covered include tax computations, tax credits, cost recovery, property transactions, capital gains and losses, rental income, passive activity losses, alternative minimum tax and tax administration. The concepts of tax planning and on-line tax research involving federal tax issues are integrated throughout the course. -- Prerequisite: Standard core courses including ACCT601
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Summer 2016 Courses
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Academic and Professional Positions
  • Adjunct Instructor, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul / Mpls (2004 - present)
  • Clinical Faculty, University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul / Minneapolis (2016 - present)
  • Partner-in-Charge of Physician and Clinic Services, Larson, Allen, Weishair & Co., LLP, Minneapolis (2003 - present)
  • Principal, CliftonLarsonAllen, Minneapolis (1982 - 2015)
  • Adjunct Faculty, Argosy University, Eagan (2004 - 2007)

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

Professional Service
  • International Hearing Foundation,

Publications
  • White, J. P. (2008). Prognostications on the future of the business of radiology. Radiology Business Journal, p.8
  • White, J. P. (2005). Reading and understanding financial statements. The Journal of Medical Practice Management,
  • White, J. P. (2003). Growing a physician practice... and staying profitable. Minnesota Physician Publishing, p.24
  • White, J. P. (2003). Is bigger better, finding the 'right size' for a medical practice. RMS Bulletin / The HMS Bulletin, p.36

Books and Chapters
  • White, J. P. (2005). . In Wenzel, Frederick and Wenzel, Jane (Ed.), Fundamentals of physician practice management, Ch 5. Chicago, Il: Health Administration Press

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

Presentations
  • "Accountable care organizations" Renal Physician Association, Baltimore, Maryland, March 01, 2015
  • "Market update" Florida Radiological Society, Orlando, Florida, July 01, 2014
  • "Nationwide radiology - Coming to your city soon" Radiology Business Management Association, Colorado Springs, Colorado, May 01, 2013
  • "Five minute forecasts and panel discussion on the future of radiology" 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
  • "Market update" Minnesota Ophthalmology Administrator Seminar, May 01, 2012
  • "Health care reform: Game changing business models" RetNet Conference, May 01, 2012
  • "Market update: Health care financial basic tools for nonfinancial manager" Marshfield Clinic, Wausau, WI, March 01, 2012
  • "Market update: Health care financial basic tools for nonfinancial manager" Holzer Clinic, 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
  • "Nationwide radiology - Coming to your town soon" Florida Radiology Business Management Association, Orlando, Florida, July 01, 2010
  • "Dashboards and metrics for radiology groups" Radiology Business Management Association, Miami, 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
  • "Reading and understanding financial statements" Marshfield Clinic, Wausau, WI, May 01, 2010
  • "Nationwide radiology - Coming to your town soon" Radiology Business Management Association, May 01, 2010
  • "Reading and understanding financial statements" University of St. Thomas - MBA Program in Medical Group Management, April 01, 2010
  • "Recruiting in economically tough times/employment models" American College of Radiology, November 01, 2009
  • "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
  • "Managerial accounting and analysis" University of St. Thomas - MBA Program in Medical Group Management, September 01, 2009
  • "Financial management" 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
  • "Strategies to remain independent: A facilitated conversation" Educational Symposium, Denver, Colorado, February 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
  • "The outlook for physician medical groups" Healthcare, 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
  • "Health care management" University of St. Thomas Center for Health and Medical Affairs, Mini-MBA in Medical Group Management, January 01, 2007
  • "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, 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