Specializes in reimbursement and assurance services for senior living facilities, home health and hospice agencies, and hospitals. Also extensive experience handling the distinctive issues facing health care organizations in today's challenging payment reform environment.
Providing leadership related to the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) for skilled nursing facilities. This includes providing various training sessions and webinars related to various topics related to PDPM. Also working with organizations to perform operational pre-assessments, identify opportunities for improvements, and to determine finacial impact at both the organization and individual patient levels.
BS - Iowa State University BS- Upper Iowa University
In the community
Indiana Health Care Association
American Health Lawyers Association
Kansas Health Care Association
Resources and events
Webinar 10/26/2022PHCA – CMS Five Star Staffing Updates as of July 2022
Webinar 8/24/2022Key 2022 Health Care Trends
Article 8/19/2022CMS Releases FY 2023 Final Rule for Skilled Nursing Facilities
Media coverage 5/25/2022CLA and AHCA Report on Residency Trends in Nursing Homes
Media coverage 3/2/2022Report Highlights Unprecedented Economic Crisis in Nursing Homes
Article 8/30/2021PDPM Rate Analysis: What’s in Store?
Article 8/27/2021CMS Releases FY 2022 Final Rule for Skilled Nursing Facilities
Webinar 10/20/2020 – 10/22/2020HealthPRO Heritage Leaders' L.E.A.P Week
Media coverage 7/22/2019CLA’s Freeland Encourages Providers to Prepare Staff for PDPM
Media coverage 3/26/2019CLA’s Deb Freeland Highlights Financial Opportunities for SNFs Under PDPM