Meet the Experts

k-charlandKim T. Charland, BA, RHIT, CCS, Senior Vice President, Clinical Consulting Services

A thought-leader in HIM with extensive clinical consulting services project management experience, Kim has 20-plus years in health information and reimbursement management for hospitals and physician offices. She is responsible for all aspects of Panacea’s clinical consulting products.

g-fongGary R. Fong, Pharm. D., Senior Vice President

Gary has been in healthcare for over 30 years and his experience has been in pharmacy administration, hospital administration, the pharmaceutical industry and for the past several years, healthcare revenue cycle management consulting and service.

r-zweifelRobin Zweifel, BS, MT(ASCP), Vice President, Clinical Consulting Services – Chargemaster

Robin’s area of expertise includes clinical laboratory and chargemaster management, as well as Infusion and Pharmacy regulatory compliance. She is lead on the development of Panacea’s CDMAuditor’s CDM Coding & Compliance Module and contributes to a number of publications and web-based products that help providers maintain regulatory compliance while ensuring positive revenue outcomes.

r-wiitalaRandy Wiitala, BS, MT(ASCP), Vice President, Clinical Consulting Services - Pharmacy

Randy’s areas of expertise include pharmacy, chargemaster, and lab reviews for coding and regulatory compliance and revenue assurance. He is co-lead on the development of Panacea’s PHARMauditor.com and MedLearnDrugCodes.com, Randy is a contributing author to variety of publications and electronic products that help providers maintain revenue streams and regulatory compliance for Laboratory and Pharmacy services.

j-majchrzakJeff Majchrzak , BA, RT(R), CIRCC, RCC, Vice President, Clinical Consulting Services - Radiology

Jeff is board-certified in both nuclear medicine and radiologic technology. He is the technical editor for Panacea’s CPT Coding and Regulatory Compliance for Radiology publication and authored the Study Guide for the Radiology Coding Certification Board Exam, Interventional Coder and CT/MRI Coder manuals. Jeff also performs a variety of IR and Cardiology services coding audits and is a nationally recognized speaker.

kim_enriquezKim Enriquez, RHIA, CCS, CHC, AHIMA -- Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer
Vice President, Clinical Consulting Services - HIM

Kim has 20+ years of experience in health information management, revenue cycle, project management, and information systems. Kim is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC), and an Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer through the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

kathy_prideKathy Pride, RHIT, CPC, CCS-P, Director of Professional Services

Kathy is a proven leader in healthcare revenue cycle management with extensive experience in management, project implementation, coding, billing, physician documentation improvement, compliance audits, and education. She has trained and managed Health Information Management (HIM) professionals in multiple environments. She is currently the Director of Professional Services for Panacea Healthcare Solutions. Kathy has provided compliance auditing and documentation education to hundreds of physicians and coders throughout her career and is currently focusing on preparing physicians and other providers for the transition to ICD-10.

d-richmondDonna Richmond, BA, RCC, CPC, Senior Healthcare Consultant, Clinical Consulting Services

In addition to Donna’s coding hotline responsibilities for Panacea, she performs a variety of Radiology and Cardiology audits, contributes to several publications and webcasts.

l-cleasbyLynn Cleasby, RHIT, Senior Healthcare Consultant, Clinical Consulting Services

Lynn’s expertise includes inpatient HIM coding audits and coding staff training. She also performs CDIP analysis and CDIP staff and Physician training projects. She is also an AHIMA certified ICD-10 Trainer.

b-rodrianBecky Rodrian, CPC, CEMC, CBCS, MBS, Director, Physician Consulting Services

Becky’s expertise includes professional services coding and billing audits as well as provider and staff coding education. She has experience with many provider types and physician specialties.

m-kramerMarta Kramer, MBA, CCS-P, Senior Healthcare Consultant, Clinical Consulting Services

Marta’s experience includes CDM management and outpatient documentation audits. She has also provided education to staff, she is the Program Director for a medical billing and insurance coding program and is an AHIMA Certified I-10 Trainer.

j-williamsJacqueline Williams, CCS, Senior Healthcare Consultant, Clinical Consulting Services

Jacky performs on and off-site coding and quality audits for inpatient services, audits related to RACs, PERMs and CERTs, etc., and Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Projects. She also provides coding education to various groups such as coders, billers, nurses, physicians, etc.

j-williamsRobin Gucinski, RHIT, Senior Healthcare Consultant, Clinical Consulting Services

Robin Gucinski brings a solid background of revenue cycle, compliance, and coding experience from several perspectives. She has held positions in the provider environment of Revenue Integrity Manager, Compliance Consultant and CDM Specialist.

g-fongTerri Millerd, RN, CCDS, MLT (ASCP), Senior Healthcare Consultant, Clinical Consulting Services

Terri has 15+ years of experience in clinical nursing, laboratory and Clinical Documentation Improvement. She is a Registered Nurse, CCDS (Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist), and a board certified Medical Laboratory Technician by ASCP (American Society of Clinical Pathologists).

g-fongMaureen Bucci, BSN, RN, Senior Healthcare Consultant, Clinical Consulting Services

Maureen has 20+ years of experience in clinical nursing and Clinical Documentation Improvement. She is a Registered Nurse and will be sitting for her CCDS (Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist) credential this spring.

jolynn van ertJolynn M. Van Ert, RT(R)(CT), CPC, CIRCC, Senior Healthcare Consultant, Clinical Consulting Services

Jolynn Van Ert joined Panacea as a Senior Healthcare Consultant in March 2014. Her background is somewhat unique as she is both a registered radiologic technologist with over 20 years of clinical experience as well as a certified coder holding the CPC and CIRCC credentials as granted by AAPC (formerly the American Academy of Professional Coders). Clinically, Jolynn has experience in Diagnostic Radiology, CT, Interventional Radiology and Cardiac Catheterization procedures to include Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM).

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