NHIA Consultant Network

The NHIA Consultant Network Is a group of knowledgeable consultants to support the needs of your business. The Consultants Directory will aid your search for professional assistance when the need arises, including experts in diverse topic areas such as:


Strategic planning and business model development; New home infusion and Ambulatory Infusion Center/Ambulatory Infusion Suite business start-up; Staffing, recruitment and retention 

Staff education, training and competency assessment; USP <797> compliance, including facility construction and remodeling

Policy and procedure development; Regulatory compliance; Quality Improvement program development; Accreditation preparation; Managing risk

Staff education and training; Surviving an audit; Billing and collections; Profitability analysis

Sales & Marketing
Market analysis; Staff education and training; Sales plan development; Sales compensation

Information Technology
Software selection, Staff education and training, Ad hoc report development and assessment


Advanced Care Consulting Services
23600 31 Mile Rd., Ray, MI 48096

David Franklin
(586) 615-9599

ACCS is a national health care consulting firm specializing in the clinical pharmacy, infusion and specialty drug sectors. We offer structured analysis, support and deliverables focused on: Business startups, performance improvement, revenue cycle management, audit support and defense, productivity management, strategic and business planning, growth strategies, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, and other areas.

advocor, Inc
701 Commerce Street, Dallas, Texas 75202

Tim Vahle BSN, RN, CRNI, VA-BC
Vice President, Clinical Operations
(214) 597-2113

Advocor supports safe, evidence-based, best clinical practices to our customers, while achieving optimal health economics. We do this by offering comprehensive integrated solutions designed to benefit providers, insurers, and patients alike. We specialize in providing multiple evidence-based vascular access training and educational solutions for providers and clinicians that are designed to maximize your team’s knowledge and clinical practice, as well as improving patient outcomes.

HICAP Inc. Consulting Services

Deanne Birch
(801) 558-4338

Experience : Prior Managing Member/Owner/Reimbursement Director 1998 – 2009 Infusion Innovations
2011 to Present – President HICAP Inc.

Independent Consultant for compliance with home infusion pharmacy reimbursement practices. Assistance with audit assessment and development, along with branch assessment and risk analysis review for compliance.

Infusion Consultant Services Inc
1524 Wellingshire St NE, Canton, OH 44721

Paula Zelle
(303) 305-6934

Infusion Plus Consultants
219 Estelle Drive, West Kingston, RI 02892

Frank Marr
(401) 714-2020

Our goal at Infusion Plus Consultants is to assist our clients in making sense of this ever-changing industry and enable them to navigate the waters to a successful and profitable outcome. We work with each of your departments: pharmacy operations, reimbursement operations, nursing services, sterile compounding and delivery logistics. In the case of startups, we work with your contractors to achieve your goals by creating a plan that will fit the needs and budget of our clients.

MedEdge Solutions
924 Van Ronkle, Suite 4, Conway, Arkansas 72032

Brandon Carpenter
(501) 470-5154

MedEdge Solutions helps healthcare providers push their businesses to the “Edge” by providing custom software solutions, innovative data analytics and technical consulting. We bring our well-rounded industry knowledge and experience, alongside your team for collaboration and support from the beginning to the end of every project. We believe that your potential, plus our experience equals maximum success. Some common areas we assist our customers with include business and technical consulting, technical resource development, business intelligence development, custom software, system conversion, 340b management, accreditation, data retrieval and delivery, controlled substance reporting, and manufacturer relationship management.

Pure Microbiology

Abby Roth
(610) 417-4795

Pure Microbiology is a microbiology consulting and training company that delivers practical solutions. We specialize in USP <797> compliance related to microbiology and contamination control. Consulting offerings include viable sampling program development and review, viable sampling and general chapter compliance gap analysis, and microbiologist support for exceeded action levels. We also offer viable sampling training and competency evaluation, as well as, training and competency for those who evaluate aseptic technique and administer competency testing.

RMB Consulting
P.O. Box 453, Westtown, PA  19395-0453

Rose M Ballrd, RPh

RMB Consulting, LLC believes that the key to success of Home Infusion Pharmacies lies in the hands of teamwork and cooperation.  We strive to create clinical and operational excellence by building strong, well-trained teams.  Equally important we believe in creating a bridge between pharmacy and reimbursement teams to optimize patient experience and financial outcomes.

Shawler Petroff LLC
15426 Alpine Dr, Livonia MI 48154

Barbara Petroff, MS, RPh, FASHP, BCSCP, CAC, CSPP, IgCP 
(734) 968-4037

Shawler Petroff LLC is a pharmacy consulting firm. We specialize in home infusion, specialty, accreditation and policy and procedure development. We have a pharmacist with board certification in sterile compounding and IG. We also assist with with competency education and certification. 

Stranz Crossley Inc
1712 William Howard Taft Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45206

Mala Crossley
(530) 492-5895