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Schaeffer Smith

Schaeffer Smith, CPA, CVA, MPH

101 Madison Plaza
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Main: 601.268.1040
Direct: 601.620.5106
FAX: 601.264.4561

Schaeffer is a senior manager in healthcare services at HORNE LLP.  His primary focus is the valuation of contractual arrangements between physicians/physician-owned entities and hospitals/health systems.

Schaeffer joined HORNE in 2007 and specializes in compensation valuation for physician employment, medical director, call coverage, clinical co-management, stipends and other physician contracting arrangements. He also has experience with several large hospital systems and group practices in the development and implementation of physician compensation models and commercial reasonableness options related to physician contracts.

Schaeffer is a graduate of The University of Southern Mississippi with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in accounting and a Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Administration. Schaeffer is a Certified Public Accountant as well as a Certified Valuation Analyst.

Professional Affiliations
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants