Bales W. Nelson
Board Member and CenseoHealth Co-Founder
Bales W. Nelson is the co-founder of CenseoHealth and has served on the board of Censeo Health, LLC. since 2009.
Nelson knows physician recruiting inside and out. When he co-founded CenseoHealth, he brought with him over 12 years of experience in every facet of physician search and staffing in every practice setting throughout North America, with two years focused on recruiting specifically for risk adjustment programs. Prior to starting CenseoHealth, Bales served as executive vice president of Merritt Hawkins, the nation's premier physician staffing firm. In this role he partnered with the company president to oversee more than 150 recruiters and consulting personnel, who successfully executed thousands of retained search efforts for clients.
Nelson is a published industry expert on the issues surrounding compliance and physician recruiting and has contributed to publications such as the New England Journal of Medicine on this topic.