Mr. Johnson started as a social worker and has devoted over 25 years of his life to health care; he consulted for 7 years to develop and implement a new business concept for 17 hospice & home care start ups.
He moved on to partner in several projects regionally, including two large facilities in Mesa, Arizona. He also owned a small assisted living center in Scottsdale AZ and several hospice programs around the country. Vern served as CEO of Building Blocks Counseling and serves on several committees; he has held various board positions for nonprofit organizations such as the National Hospice Organization, Arizona Health Care Association, 1n10 and Arizona Recovery Housing Association.
For the last 15 years Vern has acquired extensive experience in development and acquisition projects related to health care; working in the niche market areas of strategic planning, macro-marketing and market positioning.
Today, Vern is involved in brokering projects and in development, especially in behavioral health, nursing facilities and assisted livings. He brings extensive experience in the service provision of health care in hospice, home care, assisted living, behavioral health and skilled nursing facility businesses; as well as taking an active role in Axiom Care.