Meet the Experts
Gregory M. Adams, FHFMA, Division President, Consulting Services
Greg has over 34 years of experience in the field of healthcare, including twenty years experience as a hospital CFO. His experience includes financial operations, managed care contracting, physician practice management, patient accounting, patient access, medical records, materials management and real estate development.
Frederick Stodolak, Chief Executive Officer
Fred has 30 years of financial, accounting, software development and marketing experience in the healthcare industry and was responsible for inventory control and cost accounting in the manufacturing industry. Fred was among the first nationwide to utilize public data to perform integrated clinical, financial and strategic planning analyses, to develop hospital transparent pricing systems, and to introduce integrated systems resulting in paperless business office and health information management departments. He has a consistent track record for pioneering new healthcare consulting and software products in the areas of strategic planning, profitability management, coding & compliance and business office systems (e.g. EDI, ERA & Document Imaging).
John Manzi , Vice President, Financial Consulting Services
John is a healthcare financial advisor who excels in providing qualified and timely advice. He has over 30 years experience in the healthcare field, primarily in financial management in hospital and consulting settings. His expertise includes Medicare Cost Report preparation and review, development of reimbursement software, charge setting enhancement tools, product line profitability management, RAC assessments and clinical compliance audits.
Jim Russell , Vice President, Financial Consulting Services
Jim has over 35 years of experience in healthcare finance specializing in the assistance, completion, direction, establishment, facilitation, implementation and performance of related Accounts Receivable and Revenue Cycle Management projects. Jim’s experience has included the performance of current state operational process analyses and implementation of future state improvements in all related revenue cycle processes. In addition, Jim has performed Billing Accuracy Reviews, Charity Care Documentation Validation, Credit Balance Recoveries, RAC Audits, Insurance Denial Appeals and Recoveries, Interim Management, and Managed Care Payment Reviews.
Henry Gutierrez , Senior Healthcare Consultant, Financial Consulting Services
Henry has over 20 years of experience in Healthcare Financial Management both in the large Acute Care provider teaching and non-teaching hospital setting and as a consultant for more than two years has worked with critical access hospitals, small hospitals and health systems. He is experienced in Budgeting and Financial Planning, 3rd Party Regulatory Cost Reporting, Service Line Profitability, Managed Care Contracting, Net Revenue Modeling and Claims Auditing, Charge Description Master Compliance and Pricing and Revenue Cycle Management. Henry has fully implemented, designed and managed Decision Support & Cost Accounting, Service Line Profitability, Contract Management and Budgeting Systems and more recently with Panacea has been the lead on health system CDM synchronization and Hospital Zero-Base Pricing projects. Henry has a degree from Fordham University in Mathematics/Economics with a minor in Computer Science.