Josh Larson, RRT-NPS, joined PHS in 1995 as a respiratory therapist. He left in 1999 and spent five years working as an independent, contracted Respiratory Therapist with home health agencies such as Beckland Home Health. Soon after returning to PHS, he made the transition to PHS’s accreditation coordinator, ensuring business procedures and policies are aligned with regulations from accrediting agencies. He later become health information manager, assuming responsibilities such as patient records, document control, coding, billing compliance, and health information systems.
In his current role, Josh oversees the implementation and monitoring of the compliance program and the development, management, and facilitation of the PHS Quality Initiative Program.
Josh has a master’s degree in health informatics and information management from the College of St. Scholastica. He also received an undergraduate degree from Metropolitan State University in health care administration and a respiratory therapy degree from Northern Virginia Community College.