Pensacola, Fla.-based Saltmarsh Cleaveland & Gund (FY15 net revenue of $15.6 million) announced that Reingruber & Company PA, of St. Petersburg, Fla. Has merged with the firm.
Claudia Reingruber joins the firm’s Tampa office as a shareholder, accompanied by her team of health care consultants. Formed in 1991, Reingruber’s practice brings a comprehensive focus to health care accounting and consulting, with clients including skilled nursing facilities, hospital-based transitional care units, rehab centers, hospices, home health agencies and continuing care retirement communities in more than 25 states.
Services include Medicare and Medicaid cost reporting, acquisition analysis, Certificate of Need applications, Proof of Financial Ability preparation, Medicare appeal representation, regulatory compliance evaluations and billing consulting. The Reingruber team also has unique expertise in specialized areas, including litigation support in complex regulatory matters such as medical record audits, Compliance Plan activities, governmental investigations and Qui Tam whistleblower defense cases.
“Claudia is nationally recognized in our profession for her expertise in the post-acute health care area, with a particular strength on the clinical side. Her team has been regarded for years as one of the best,” says Saltmarsh President Lee Bell. “This addition allows our firm to continue to realize our goal of expanding services in the increasingly complex area of health care.”
“As the industry we serve has continued to grow, the demand from our clients for additional services convinced me we needed a strong partner for the future,” says Reingruber. “The people and culture of Saltmarsh were the deciding factor.”
The addition of the Reingruber team provides Saltmarsh, Cleaveland & Gund with some of the nation’s top experts in health care consulting and enhances and expands the service offerings of the firm. The combined firm offers accounting, audit/assurance, tax, wealth advisory and many levels of specialized consulting services to clients throughout the U.S. and overseas.