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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:

 

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

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

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

Reimbursement
 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

CONSULTANT NETWORK DiRECTORY

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

David Franklin
President
David@AdvancedCareConsulting.com
(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
www.myadvocor.com

Tim Vahle BSN, RN, CRNI, VA-BC
Vice President, Clinical Operations
info@myadvocor.com
(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
President
dbirch@hicapinc.com
(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
pzelle6@aol.com
(303) 305-6934

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

Frank Marr
fmarr@infusionplusconsultants.com
(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
www.mededgesolutions.com

Brandon Carpenter
CEO
Brandon.Carpenter@mededgesolutions.com
(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
www.puremicrobiology.com

Abby Roth
CEO
abby@puremicrobiology.com
(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
PO Box 56, Evans City, PA 16033

Rose Ballard
ballardrmb@gmail.com
(610) 715-5273

Shawler Petroff LLC
15426 Alpine Dr, Livonia MI 48154

Barbara Petroff, MS, RPh, FASHP, BCSCP, CAC, CSPP, IgCP 
Principal
(734) 968-4037
abbeyis@aol.com

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
malacrossley22@gmail.com
(530) 492-5895