John G. Raffoul
John G. Raffoul, DPA, FACHE
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
As Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at White Memorial Medical Center, John Raffoul provides leadership for all aspects of accounting, finance, patient financial services, information systems, managed care, contracting, materials management, logistics, and construction. He serves as the principal advisor regarding all financial, strategic and operational matters which may affect the short term or long term success of the organization.
Before becoming Vice President, John was Director of Finance, implementing many cost-savings programs at White Memorial Medical Center. He successfully managed the automation of many systems including payroll and materials management and initiated an open book management program that shares with employees the financial goals and achievements of the hospital. John has also spearheaded the development of the hospital’s code of business ethics and core values statement. He also oversaw the construction of our new hospital complex and the campus development plan. Under John’s direction, White Memorial has built a very strong financial position and is well situated to face future challenges in healthcare.
Before joining White Memorial in 1992, John was Vice President of Finance and CFO for Terrace Plaza Medical Center in Baldwin Park and controller for Case Colina Hospital, Inc. in Pomona. From 1984 to 1987, John was an accountant and a senior budget and reimbursement analyst at White Memorial.
John holds a doctorate in public administration from the University of La Verne, a master’s degree in finance from the University of California, San Bernardino, and a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Loma Linda University. John is also a professor of accounting and finance at the University of Southern California, Graduate School of Policy Planning and Development and is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives.