Expertise DescriptionI have more than 30 years experience in the field of Health Care Management with expertise in corporate and healthcare compliance, risk assessment and management, and utilization review. I have experience in Medicare and Medicaid regulations and compliance; clinical documentation, coding, and billing auditing. I have additional experience with: Medico-Legal, medical necessity, medical records analysis, health care billing analysis, educator and staff training, ligation support, fraud & abuse, HIPAA (privacy & security), quality management, and investigations. I have prior expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My professional experience includes Interim Corporate Compliance Officer, Senior Corporate Compliance Analyst, and Instructor. My past positions include Consultant in Compliance, Coding Analyst, Emergency Department Coding Associate, Senior Auditor, Outpatient Coding Associate, Physician Billing Coding Associate, and Health Care Billing Analyst.
|Registered Nurse||Suffolk Community College|
|B.S.||Health Administration||St. Josephu2019s College|
|NYS License: Registered Professional Nurse (RN)|
|Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)|
|Electronic Health Record for Clinicians IT Certification|
Awards & Affiliation
|American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)|
|New York Health Information Management Association (NYHIMA)|
|New York Health Information Management Association/Consulting|
|Long Island Health Information Management Association (LIHIMA)|
|Distinguished Graduate Award & Valedictorian|
American Health Information Management Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases