HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LW Consulting is welcoming its newest senior member, Harriett Wall. Harriett brings more than 25 years of expertise in reimbursement, compliance and revenue cycle to her new role of Senior Director of Hospital and Physician Services. She will also serve as Vice President of Business Development & Marketing.
Harriett's is connecting all that is new in payment reform, reimbursement and compliance with LWCI's deep tradition of excellence in customer service. Her ultimate goal: To help providers thrive in the era of payment reform. Her scope of practice, supported by the LWCI team of experts, includes forecasting revenue under alternative payment reform scenarios followed up by developing and implementing winning operational strategies. Strategies deployed may include improving clinical documentation, improving quality metrics, increasing patient satisfaction, achieving meaningful use and monitoring performance and expected revenue under an ACO or other risk-sharing arrangements.
Harriett has led operational improvement and clinical documentation improvement projects for large health systems and stand alone facilities. She has led disease management initiatives and pioneered new care models that leverage technology. She has been a speaker in the healthcare industry in both the United States and Australia.
"I love working in the healthcare industry and especially enjoy sharing my passion for healthcare with my colleagues and clients", Harriett says. "I am focused on helping provider organizations embrace payment reform – including alternative payment models; MIPS, meaningful use, quality incentive payments and more. LW Consulting is the perfect platform for me – smart, nimble, creative and customer-focused."
Harriett's education includes a B.S. in physical therapy and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. In her position at LW, she is addressing payment reform, compliance as well as revenue cycle improvement. Her clients include providers, government agencies and non profit organizations.
About LW Consulting Inc.:
LW Consulting, Inc. (LWCI) is headquartered in Pennsylvania, with additional offices in Maine, Georgia and South Carolina. LWCI services are available nationwide thanks to our extensive network of consultants and strategic partners. LWCI provides a full range of healthcare consulting solutions. Our services are available to the full continuum of healthcare providers, including hospitals, health systems, LTACs, physician practice group, rehabilitation providers, nursing facilities, home health, senior living providers, behavioral health providers, outpatient and community based providers. We work on behalf of providers and often collaborate with their attorneys. We are experienced in working with State Agencies, Medicare Contractors, the Office of Inspector General and US Attorneys.
LWCI consultants possess an in-depth understanding of the regulations and issues that impact compliance, performance and organizational success. Our team includes accountants, physicians, nurses, therapists, healthcare administrators, environmental consultants, information technology consultants, data analysts, statisticians, billers, coders, and reimbursement consultants. Our team members are certified in a variety of areas, including coding specialties, ICD-10, RAC-CT, healthcare compliance and project management. We collaborate with national associations, such as AHCA, AHLA, LeadingAge, MGMA, AHIMA, AAPC, HCCA, HIMSS, AMRPA, and AANAC.
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