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Michael McLachlan, CPA

Michael McLachlan, CPA

Michael Mclachlan is a Principal in Warren Averett’s Consulting Division. He has more than 21 years of public accounting experience. Prior to joining the Firm, Michael’s experience focused on healthcare financial accounting, regulatory reporting, transaction services and strategic analysis for hospitals and health systems. Michael has worked five years in the healthcare facilities and hospital industry, 13 years for big four accounting firms and eight years with a regional firm. Currently, Michael is primarily responsible for client relations and leading healthcare financial and reimbursement service projects, including strategy, modeling, cost reporting, appeals, corporate compliance and revenue cycle improvement.


  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance
    Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
  • Master of Business Administration
    Mercer University, Macon, GA

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association

Ask Me About

  • Complex financial and reimbursement issues/problems
  • How hospital integration and service line change can profitably support hospital population demographics for the long term
  • How hospitals can increase bottom line during continued changes in reimbursement and reimbursement models
  • How the changes in healthcare will impact you
  • My love for solving complex problems