Foundation Radiology Group (FRG), a provider of diagnostic imaging professional services, has appointed Barbara Beaudin as chief financial officer (CFO).
Prior to joining FRG, Beaudin served as vice president of finance for the Specialty Pharmacy Division of Walgreen Co. In this role, she was responsible for accounting functions, financial reporting and analysis, pricing strategy and compliance, contracting, reimbursement and the coordination of mergers and acquisitions.
Previously, she held the position of CFO of Medmark, which was acquired by Walgreen, Co. in 2006 as the platform company of Walgreens specialty pharmacy division. As CFO, Beaudin was responsible for cash management, developing and implementing reimbursement, accounting and finance policies and procedures, as well as overseeing the human resource functions.
Before working with Medmark, Beaudin served as vice president of finance and CFO of Alliance Ventures, a Highmark Company. While with Alliance Ventures, Beaudin engaged in turnaround activities, including negotiating employment and affiliation agreements.
From 1995-1998, Beaudin was an audit manager with Coopers & Lybrand, specialising in the healthcare industry. She served as director of finance for the Seton Health System from 1993-1995, during the consolidation of two community hospitals.
Beaudin began her career in accounting and finance with Price Waterhouse in southern California in 1989. She holds a MBA in Healthcare Management from the University of Phoenix and a BSc in Business Administration, with an emphasis in accounting, from the California State University at Long Beach.
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