We aren’t your typical accounting firm.

Our seasoned Certified Public Accountants and clinical consultants are specialized in the complexities of our client’s businesses beyond what you will find at a typical accounting firm. Our industry focused teams have in-depth healthcare knowledge that have gained the trust of our clients since 1979 due to the difference it makes to their bottom line.

While our extensive accounting expertise allows us to be among the best for auditing as well as tax planning and preparation, we also offer our clients a variety of tools to help them stay ahead of changes in their industries. With on-site RNs, consulting, training and free webinars, we give our clients the edge needed to succeed.

Through our divisions that include Axiom, Synergy and Healthbridge, we offer a one-company team approach to implement the right strategies for each of our clients. With five offices located in Portland, Oregon; Canoga Park, California; Chatsworth, California; Little Rock, Arkansas and Macon, Georgia, we currently represent healthcare clients with more than 1,500 facilities in over forty states.

Whether you are looking for a trusted resource for occasional consultation or a full-time team that will take care of all financial facets of your organization, Hansen Hunter is dedicated to working side-by-side with you.

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Meet our Divisions

Synergy is a team of highly skilled experts with extensive involvement in the long-term care industry. As part of Hansen Hunter, Synergy offers centralized solutions to clients’ future strategic and financial success. Their partners have over 35 years combined experience in the long-term care and senior housing industry.

Axiom was created by a group of experienced healthcare cost report specialists who placed great value in listening to and working in partnership with clients. As part of Hansen Hunter, Axiom is a leader in the post-acute care industry, solving problems and identifying areas of opportunity for clients while always pursuing best practices and staying abreast of the latest regulatory changes.

Healthbridge is a long-term care consulting company with over 50 years of experience. Founded in Little Rock, Arkansas, Healthbridge offers healthcare clients consulting resources provided by financial experts. Healthbridge is a division of Hansen Hunter with specialties focused primarily in Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement, accounting and auditing.

Professional integrity and a deep sense of responsibility to our clients is at the core of everything we do.

The History of Hansen Hunter

1979
  • Hansen Hunter is founded by Kent Hansen
1980
  • Bruce Hunter joins Hansen Hunter
1986
  • The firm moves to a new office location at Lincoln Center
1990
  • Danny Lee becomes a firm partner overseeing Tax Services
1992
  • Jeffrey Moore becomes a firm partner specializing in Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement
1997
  • The firm begins offering nurse consulting that grows to a full Clinical Consulting department
1999
  • Founders Kent Hansen and Bruce Hunter retire from the firm
2000
  • Hansen Hunter expands to new office location
2008
  • Raymond Whitlow becomes a firm partner specializing in Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement
  • Lou McCollum, currently leading the audit department, becomes a firm partner
2015
  • Jack Morris becomes a firm partner in Tax Services
  • Pamela Thornborrow becomes a firm partner in Tax Services
2019
  • Synergy Healthcare Resources becomes a division of Hansen Hunter
  • DeDe Nichols becomes a firm partner from the Synergy division
  • Hansen Hunter adds Axiom Healthcare Group as a division of the firm
  • Michael Lesnick becomes a partner from Hansen Hunter’s Axiom division
  • Eddie Uppal from Hansen Hunter’s Axiom division becomes a partner
  • Cathy Storr becomes a firm partner from Axiom Reimbursement Services
2020
  • Hansen Hunter purchases the firm's current Portland office location
2021
  • Brian Larson rejoins the firm as a Tax Services partner
2023
  • Brittney Johnson becomes a firm partner in the audit department
  • Erin Ramm becomes a firm partner in the audit department
  • Danny Lee retires after 33 years as a Tax Services partner at Hansen Hunter
2024
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