Parallon Business Solutions℠ Names Chris Taylor Chief Financial Officer

FRANKLIN, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Parallon Business Solutions, a leading provider of best-in-class healthcare business solutions, today announced the appointment of Chris Taylor to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Taylor will be responsible for the company’s overall financial strategies and functions. He will report directly to Michael O’Boyle, President and Chief Executive Officer of Parallon.

Taylor brings to his new assignment nearly 30 years of healthcare financial, operational and business management experience. He joins Parallon from HCA’s TriStar Health, a regional network of hospitals, surgery centers, and physician practices based in Nashville, Tenn., where he served as CFO since 2005. During his tenure with TriStar Health, Taylor led successful market expansions and margin improvement initiatives resulting in significant revenue and earnings growth for the organization. Prior to his role with TriStar Health, Taylor served in numerous other CFO and financial management roles for several of HCA’s hospitals, markets, and divisions.

In making the announcement, Parallon’s O’Boyle stated, “Chris is an accomplished and experienced financial executive who has spent his entire career serving in a variety of management capacities within the healthcare industry. He has the industry knowledge and the financial management acumen to significantly enhance our company’s capabilities and performance. I am delighted to welcome Chris to Parallon’s leadership team.”

Taylor is a member of several leading professional organizations, including: the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and the Federation of American Hospitals (FAH). He earned his bachelor’s degree from Tennessee Wesleyan College and a master’s degree from Belmont University Massey School of Business.

About Parallon Business Solutions

Parallon Business Solutions, LLC, headquartered in Franklin, Tenn., is committed to transforming the business of healthcare. Over the last 12 years, Parallon’s shared services solutions have been developed and proven in 250 hospitals and 2,000 non-acute care providers across the country. Through its five business units, Parallon provides revenue cycle and business process expertise, workforce management solutions, supply chain services, complete information technology services and the purchasing expertise of HealthTrust Purchasing Group, which serves approximately 1,400 hospitals and 11,000 non-acute care providers. Operating with a “patients first” philosophy, Parallon has a team of over 21,000 people dedicated to continuous process improvement through practical, impact-oriented solutions. Learn more at

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