May 12, 2017
Matthew F. Cova has been named the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at MountainView Hospital.
Cova has an accomplished career and progressive experience in financial, strategic and operational leadership. He is experienced in developing service line growth and physician alignment strategies that have consistently generated increased market share for the hospitals in which he has served. In his positions, Cova has demonstrated successful financial and operational results for hospitals and physician practices.
Cova comes to MountainView from University Medical Center of Southern Nevada (UMC) where he created, implemented and oversaw the business development and strategic planning functions of the hospital. He served as a member of the executive leadership team and was successful in establishing short and long-range plans and objectives. During his tenure, he was instrumental in working with the Governing Board on numerous strategic opportunities including receiving funding approval of three new Quick Cares and a $6 million Emergency Room expansion.
Prior to his time at UMC, Cova was Chief Financial Officer at Desert Springs Hospital. As part of his duties as CFO, he managed case management, cardiopulmonary services and additional ancillary services. While CFO, Cova also served in the capacity of System Director of Accounting for the Nevada market.
Cova’s career trajectory and growth includes time as CFO at Northern Nevada Hospital in Sparks, Nevada where he implemented multiple revenue enhancement strategies and cost savings initiatives. He also spent time as Assistant CFO at the Oro Valley Hospital in Tucson, Arizona.
Cova holds a Business Administration degree, with minors in Accounting and Political Science, from Loyola Marymount University in California. He earned his Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
About MountainView Hospital:
MountainView Hospital is a state-of-the-art, full-service medical facility located in the heart of northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the Valley. With a dedicated and talented staff of employees and outstanding physicians, MountainView Hospital is recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing quality and compassionate care to our community since 1996. The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services. @MountainViewLV
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