Dec••••• Present East Carolina Neurology, Inc. Greenville , NC
practice manager for the largest and most comprehensive neurological practice in Eastern North Carolina. serve as the chief executive officer and chief financial officer for the practice with overall responsibility for financial, managerial and operational functions.
developed & implemented a stragegic business plan to guide the operational & clinical aspects of the corporation. developed a marketing plan which increased market share & revenue for the practice & the mri imaging center. implemented corporate compliance program including hipaa compliance for the practice. developed staff training for the corporate compliance program. implemented new pain management program increasing patient volumes and revenue as well as meeting a unfulfilled need in the community. implemented electronic medical record throughout the practice for enhanced quality performance and productivity. implemented accounts receivable management program which has improved cash flow and reduced accounts receivable for the organization. successfully recruited new physicians into the practice enhancing program service offerings and expanding revenue sources. lead the practice through a sucessful implementation of an updated practice management software system and an updated federally qualified EHR (electronic health record).
Sep••••• Dec••••• Flagship Cardiac Vascular and Thoracic Surgery of Erie Erie , PA
Chief Executive Officer
practice manager for the largest cardiac and vascular surgical practice in Western Pennsylvania. coordinated the merger of two competing cv surgery practices including the recruitment of an additional vascular surgeon. served as chief executive officer of the organization with overall financial and managerial responsibility for the practice.
developed strategic business plan to lead the merger of the two practices as well as guide the newly merged practice to success in the market. developed a strategic marketing plan to grow the vascular business by over •••••%. developed a business plan increasing patient processing, electronic bill payments, improved cash flow and reduced accounts receivable. implement a total electronic medical record in the practice.
Apr••••• Sep••••• Corry Regional Health Systems Corry , PA
chief executive officer of a hospital with affiliated multi-speciality group practices in six locations, a for-profit dme company and affiliated home health care agency and hospice.
implemented a medical staff development plan which involved successful physician recruitment efforts; transformation of physician practictes into a multi-specialty physician network; improved physician office efficiency & increased market share. established a federally qualified rural health clinic which increased services to the community & improved net operating margin for the hospital. secured grants for clinical programs. implemented a multi-million dollar construction project to address growing needs in maternity, psychiatry & ambulatory medicine. added new programs & services increasing market share & net operating margin for the organization: psychiatry••••• inpatient & ambulatory services; occupational medicine services; oncology clinic services; nuclear medicine; MRI; pain management; hospice; regional lab services; skilled nursing facility beds.
••••• The George Washington University Washington , DC
MHA Health Care Management
••••• University of Richmond Richmond , VA
BS Business Administation
Years of Healthcare Management Experience: •••••
List of Other Previous Positions
Chief Operating Officer with Mercy Hospital as part of the Mercy Health System of Cincinnati, OH; Various positions with Humana, Inc. from •••••/••••• to •••••/••••• including corporate office consultant in Louisville, KY; administrator positions in Morristown, TN; Mobile AL; Tampa, FL.
In my spare time I enjoy training for and running marathons. I have completed more than ••••• marathons, including New York City marathon, Pittsburgh marathon,Cleveland marathon, Columbus marathon, the Erie marathon, and the Marine Corps Marathon. I enjoy tennis, reading and running with my english springer spaniel.
Specialized Training, Licensure, or Certification
ACHE Fellow. Member of HFMA; MGMA; Rotary; adjunct faculty for Webster University; Gannon University.
Professional and Civic Affiliations
American College of Healthcare Executive: Fellow Medical Group Management Association: Member North Carolina Medical Group Managers Association: Member Healthcare Financial Management Association: Member North Carolina Medical Society: Member American Academy of Neurology: Member of Business and Research Administrators (BRAINS) Section; Advisory Board Member for Medical Mutual Insurance Company: Raleigh, North Carolina
Major Work Experience
Financial Management •••••
General Management/Executive/Administration •••••
Medical Staff Relations/Recruitment •••••
Other- physician practice management •••••
Willingness to Relocate
Where Are You Willing To Relocate
DC GA NC PA SC TN VA