James has been in the healthcare industry since 1994. Before joining Acclivity Healthcare in 2007 as the Tucson Branch Manager, James was with Cornerstone Healthcare Group as the Chief Operations Officer. He started his career with Vencor Hospital/Vencare as the Director of Clinical Operations. In that role he oversaw operations for 200 clinical employees and the multi-site management of clinical operations for a one million dollar market. In his next role with Vencor Hospital/Vencare he was responsible for an increase of 45% of the managed care and outpatient contracts during his tenure. James brings his strength of skill in operations, forecasting, vendor and client relationships and staff management to the Acclivity Healthcare Tucson Branch. His multi-industry knowledge and clear business sense to "make all things measurable" will contribute to Acclivity Healthcare Tucson's success.