Belinda Holmes, BS, CPC, CCP-P
Ms. Holmes is a Healthcare Management Consultant and Revenue Cycle Expert with over 25 years’ experience in healthcare. Using process engineering, advanced analytics, and in-depth knowledge of the industry, she helps healthcare organizations reach peak performance, and adapt to technological and regulatory changes. She is committed to helping practices navigate the ever-changing landscape of Healthcare Reform, and guiding providers to improved quality, decreased costs and higher profits.
As a Certified Coder and Compliance Officer, and former auditor with the Department of Health and Hospitals, she also brings a unique perspective to compliance, auditing, billing, coding and contracting.
Her areas of expertise include revenue cycle management, PM & EMR system implementation, billing office outsourcing, business line development, process engineering, practice acquisitions, chart audits and coding, appeals, audit defense, credentialing, contracting, and government incentives.
Keisha D. Tramel, B.S., CPC
Ms. Tramel has been in healthcare for over 18 years and it is her absolute passion. Her experience includes working for Medicare Contractors (MAC and RAC), the U.S. Army, Private Insurers, Hospitals, and private Healthcare Companies. Her talents include fraud investigations, recovery audits, revenue cycle management, coding, and auditing. She also has extensive knowledge of medical terminology, OPPS, IPPS, and CPT/REV/HCPCS/ICD-10/DRG codes. She is a Subject Matter Expert in high-level data mining, research and development, program policies and analytics, and metric development to create and improve audit methodologies. She is currently a Certified Professional Coder and former Emergency Medical Technician in the Army.
Soomi Krystia Lim
Ms. Lim brings 10 years of expert knowledge and experience in healthcare administration to our HMC clients. Working for several years as a Practice Administrator for a large medical corporation managing multiple primary care clinics in Sarasota, Bradenton, and Lakewood Ranch, she has extensive experience in primary care start-ups, state and federal inspections/audits, and medical credentialing. She is also skilled in revenue cycle management, EMR optimization, workflow analysis, and operational improvement, making her an outstanding addition to the team here at HMC.
Tamara M. Lowe, B.E., RHIA, CCS, CPC, CIRCC
Ms. Lowe is a veteran Health Information Management specialist and Certified Coder with many years’ of audit experience in a variety of chart types. She is an ICD-10-CM/PCS Approved Trainer who teaches ICD-10-CM/PCS coding principles at the college level. Her familiarity with LCDs/NCDs, OCE, NCCI, medical necessity edits, 3M encoder, CPT Assistant, Coding Clinic, and charge review and validation, allows her to provide exceptional expertise to our clients.
Jennifer Thomas, CMC
Ms. Thomas is a Certified Medical Coder and Business Office Specialist with almost 20 years’ experience in healthcare. She has performed coding for a multi-physician practice extending into every department of the practice. Ms. Thomas knows how to makes things run smoothly in a fast paced, demanding medical office and works hard to consistently deliver excellent and accurate results to our clients.
Jan Brown, A.A., CPC
Ms. Brown is a Certified Professional Coder for Facility Outpatient and Inpatient services, Surgery Center, Emergency Department, and Radiology/Lab services. She has an Associates of Applied Science in Medical Coding and Billing. With over 15 years of medical coding, billing, and quality assurance experience in all medical specialties, she provides a wide range talent to our HMC coding team.
Rosa is an experienced healthcare professional with over 25 years of experience in medical staff credentialing, graduate medical education (GME), hospitalist practice management, out-patient practice management, grant writing and reporting. Healthcare is her drive and passion.
She was born and raised in New York City, NY. A graduate of St. Johns University earned a B.S. degree in Health Care Administration and an A.S. in Business, she loves traveling, watching movies, cooking and outdoor adventures with my twins, Crystal and Jonathan, age 13. She cherishes quality time with friends and family.
Connie Berryman, A.A., CPC, CGIC
Ms. Berryman is a Certified Professional Coder and Certified Gastroenterology Coder with over six years of advanced coding for multiple specialties including Neurology Procedures, Rheumatology, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Nephrology, Internal medicine, Infectious disease, Endocrine, Rheumatology, and Pulmonology. Her diverse background allows her to be extremely versatile while providing accurate coding results for HMC clients.
Jacquis Coutee, B.S., CPC, CIRCC
Ms. Coutee is an experienced medical coder and billing analyst with extensive knowledge of medical coding guidelines, coding techniques, and documentation requirements for government and commercial payers. She is specialty certified in vascular, interventional radiology and cardiology coding. Her strong analytical skills paired with her ability to work extremely well under pressure makes her a great asset to HMC.
Melanie Melone, Administrative Assistant
Melanie Melone is an experienced Executive Assistant who is skilled in organization, marketing, and planning. Ms. Melone has a passion to help those in need. She understands the people behind the project and works hard to offer effective communication and coordination throughout Healthcare Management Consulting and with our medical clients.