Consultant Shout Out – Don Stuart, Cerner CORE Expert

Shout Out to Don Stuart, RoundTable Cerner CORE Consultant! RoundTable is proud to be celebrating our 4 year “anniversary” of engaging with Don to deploy his Cerner CORE expertise across our Cerner client base.

Building a strong foundation within Cerner’s internal team, Don utilizes 12+ years of Cerner Millennium expertise in Best Practice design, build, maintenance and enhancement of multiple Cerner components, including (but definitely not limited to!) Event Set Hierarchy (ESH), Core Security, and Clinical/Specialty Documentation. Don has tackled a wide variety of Cerner CORE work for numerous RoundTable clients, each with unique teams and project goals.  In addition to his Cerner CORE expertise, Don’s constants across diverse projects are his easy-going, supportive attitude and success in building relationships with our client teams that yield consistent project delivery.

A huge Shout Out to Don! The RoundTable team, and our client teams, appreciate all your personal and professional contributions over the last four years – here’s to four more!

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RoundTable Extends Partnership with New England-Based Health System for Interim Director of Coding Operations

RoundTable has extended its partnership with a​ New England comprehensive integrated health system, where our selected consultant serves as the Interim Director of Coding Operations. In this capacity, she will continue to collaborate with the Senior Vice President of Revenue Cycle to identify internal talent who can be coached and mentored to fulfill permanent leadership roles in the development of a high performing Coding team and structure. Additionally, she provides oversight and strategic vision on operational and financial decisions and performance pertaining to Coding for the health system’s Physician and Ambulatory Services Organization. Furthermore, our expert works closely with providers to improve coding efforts and accuracy through coding audits.

“It’s amazing when you have the opportunity to make a positive contribution to a client’s revenue management operations through the leadership of one of our key consultants, and the value enables our partnership to be extended.  By managing the health system’s Coding efforts and internal team, she is supporting and improving the health system’s financial stability,” says ​Scott Ketchen, President, RoundTable Strategic Solutions.

RoundTable Expands Support for Established Epic IDN to Include Direct Hire and Consulting

Having successfully facilitated multiple Epic Patient Access Analyst FTE placements for a North East established Epic IDN through its Direct Hire division, RoundTable was selected to provide supplemental support for the team through Epic Patient Access Consulting.  Competing Epic optimization and enhancement projects had overextended a successful Epic Patient Access team within a complex environment.  RoundTable’s Epic Patient Access Analyst Consultant will leverage expertise within patient access workflows, best practices, and Epic-specific functionality to alleviate bandwidth strain and allow for on-time completion across numerous projects.

“RoundTable’s ability to succeed in offering both Epic Direct Hire and Epic Consulting resources allows us to holistically support our clients.  We are actively partnered with them to fill gaps on their team, whether short or long-term, without limitation,” advises Lauren Rosenthal, Director of Delivery & Operations.

Consultant Shout Out – Cupid, Radiant & Research ID, Jillian Scribner

RoundTable is excited to give a consultant shout out to Jillian Scribner, Cupid, Radiant and Research ID Analyst. Jillian joined our team in the Spring and draws from 10 years of Clinical experience as an RN working in Cardiovascular Services, Cath Lab, EP Lab and IR Holding area, and PCU. Jillian experienced Epic Go-Lives early in her career, and in 2016 Jillian made the transition to Epic RN Clinical Analyst during her an Epic platform implementation. Her strong clinical background and wonderful personality makes her a natural for both instructional design and teaching. Her experience as an end user helps promote positive adherence and understanding when training. Jillian is currently engaged as a Cupid, Radiant ID,  with a client for post go-live instructional design, training and maintenance.

RoundTable recognizes your contributions to our team and our clients! A big Shout Out to Jillian, you are a wonderful addition to our team!

 

RoundTable Welcomes Mimi Howie as Senior Director

We are pleased to announce the addition of Mimi Howie, who will be serving as Senior Director, to the RoundTable Strategic Solutions family! In this capacity, Mimi will assist leadership in the management, delivery, and growth of our firm and its service lines through the expansion of our Revenue Cycle, Revenue Integrity Services, and IT Consulting Practices. Additionally, she will be responsible for identifying new service lines aligning to the core services currently offered, participating in prospect meetings for potential clients and collaborating with Art Lopez, Vice President of Sales and Marketing on promotion related initiatives, as well as identifying strategic partnerships which will aid in the development of our Revenue Cycle Service Offering.

With over twenty years of revenue cycle operations experience in both hospital and ambulatory settings, in addition to IT system expertise, Mimi brings a robust knowledge of Revenue Integrity, CDM maintenance and consolidation, medical billing and coding, denials, appeals, and pricing to RoundTable. Moreover, Mimi possesses extensive leadership experience; she has led and developed Revenue Integrity Teams and Programs for large health systems like Ochsner Health System, Trinity Health Network- New England and The Cleveland Clinic—implementing centralized charge capture processes in order to generate a significant gross charge impact, developing CDM functions for the implementation of provider-based billing, providing educational guidance to decrease denial rates and increase collection ratios, and delivering analysis for reimbursement of new service lines.

“We are thrilled that Mimi has joined RoundTable. Her extensive background in healthcare IT and Revenue Integrity strategies is a true asset to our organization and our healthcare partners,” said Art Lopez, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.  “Mimi understands the challenges CFOs and Revenue Cycle teams face in managing clinically driven Revenue Cycle, and we are confident that she will share her talents in maximizing the ROI on our clients’ Revenue Integrity program investments.”