Jake Morris

 
Jake Morris portrait. Photo by Andrew Collings.

Education

  • MBA DePaul University Kellstadt School of Business
  • BS Business Management; North Carolina State University

Certifications and Professional Associations

  • HFMA First Illinois Chapter

Mr. Morris is a managing director with McKinnis Consulting Services and was a founding member of the firm in 2009. In his role as managing director, Jake is responsible for the overall strategic vision of the firm and business development activities.  In addition, Mr. Morris has overall responsibility for client relationship management and project delivery quality.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Morris has led revenue cycle engagements encompassing all points in the revenue cycle at numerous academic medical centers, multi-facility health systems, and community hospitals.  Mr. Morris is a recognized expert in next-generation EHR implementations, and has assisted clients at all points of the process, including system selection, prelive revenue cycle risk mitigation, and post-live system optimization.  Mr. Morris leverages his deep knowledge of EHR technology and best-practice revenue cycle processes to assist clients with consolidation, standardization, and optimization of their revenue cycle functions.

Prior to founding McKinnis Consulting Services in 2009, Mr. Morris led a number of revenue cycle engagements at a leading healthcare consulting firm.  He received his BS in business management from North Carolina State University, and his MBA at DePaul University’s Kellstadt School of Business.  Mr. Morris is a member of the First Illinois Chapter of HFMA and currently lives in Chicago where he is active in the community.