Jeremy provides services solely to the health care industry. He has over 17 years of experience in providing advice, consultation, and audit services to health systems, hospitals, clinics and physician practices, behavioral health providers and other related organizations. In addition to audit and accounting matters, he has assisted clients with mergers, acquisitions, business line analysis, debt capacity and debt issuance, budgeting, feasibility studies, third-party reimbursement, and various other management decisions. Jeremy received a B.A. in accounting from Gustavus Adolphus College and is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).
HEALTHCARE AUDIT SENIOR MANAGER – RICK KES
Rick has nearly eleven years of experience providing audit and consultative services predominately to organizations in the health care industry. He has served a wide variety of organizations ranging from large consolidated entities with more than $8 billion in annual revenue to small, stand-alone entities with less than $1 million in annual revenue. Rick is responsible for all aspects of audits, including planning, performance and necessary reporting. He will work with the audit team to develop audit program strategies, define key audit areas and assign staff to those areas as appropriate. Rick received a B.S. in accounting and finance from Minnesota State University – Mankato and is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).
HEALTHCARE REVENUE CYCLE SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT – TINA HILL
Tina specializes in leading revenue cycle projects, including outpatient clinical documentation improvement, charge capture, revenue integrity, coding, billing and CDM standardization. She has over 14 years of experience, including claims auditing with a large third party payer, director level industry experience and consulting experience with a Big Four firm. Tina is experienced in conducting outpatient operational assessments and improvement projects in all outpatient environments including clinic, urgent care, and hospital outpatient, including the emergency department. Her expertise focuses on educating providers on how to efficiently document and capture all charges for services rendered. In addition, she has built and trained hospital and physician revenue integrity teams for numerous organizations. She is a certified professional coder (CPC) and certified in Epic CDM Management. As a recognized revenue cycle expert, Tina has been published in the American Academy of Professional Coder’s monthly magazine, Healthcare Business Monthly, and spoke at their National Conference.