Joseph B. Tucker is acting President & CEO of Nexus Health, Inc., the parent company of Fort Washington Medical Center (FWMC). In his permanent roll, he serves as Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Tucker leads a team of just over 400 employees, manages the Finance Division, and serves as a thought leader for Fort Washington NOW Urgent Care, a joint venture urgent and primary care facility.
Mr. Tucker has over 35 years of experience in health care management, financial services, and consulting. He brings a wealth of expertise in mergers and acquisitions, financial management and reporting, strategic planning, and financial forecasting.
Prior to joining FWMC, Mr. Tucker served for two years as Corporate Controller for the Bon Secours Baltimore Health System and seven years at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore in several roles including Director of Financial Planning, Director of Financial Reporting and Director of Internal Audit. Mr. Tucker began his career in public accounting as an auditor with PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
Mr. Tucker earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Virginia State University. He is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the state of Maryland and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Healthcare Financial Management Association, and the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA).