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Attaya.jpg Chris Attaya  |  Strategic Healthcare Programs (SHP)
In his role, Chris is responsible for product development and client relationships to help organizations achieve increased operational and financial performance through the use of SHP’s industry leading analytics platform and benchmark data.

no_avatar.jpg Theresa Canziani  |  McBee
Theresa Canziani, RN, BS, is a Senior Clinical Consulting Manager at McBee with more than 41 years of experience in the health care industry. She has spent 25 years working in the home health industry as an administrator responsible for the day to day leadership, management, direction, planning, development and evaluation of home care services.
In her role at McBee, she has been involved in many aspects of client fulfillment, including chart review, episode management, and onsite education. Theresa has developed and implemented clinical workflows, documentation, quality assurance tools and webinars. She has trained both management and field staff by providing education in all aspects of home care. In addition to helping clients achieve comprehensive episode management strategies, Theresa provides education and guidance to the team of clinical consultants at McBee.
dobrzelecki-220x220.jpeg Nick Dobrzelecki  |  Corridor
"Karl “Nick” Dobrzelecki is a senior-level executive with nearly 25 years of experience in the healthcare continuum.
Nick is responsible for strengthening and expanding Corridor’s coding solutions and works in collaboration with the existing Corridor leadership team. Previously, he served as Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Daymarck, a company acquired by Corridor in 2013. The acquisition expands client offerings to address market-driven cost pressures, ICD-10 transition preparation, reimbursement policy changes, increased compliance scrutiny and market consolidation across the healthcare delivery continuum. It also directly strengthens Corridor’s education and consulting solutions related to ICD-10.
Prior to founding Daymarck in 2007, Nick served in various leadership roles in acute care and non-acute care settings.
Nick holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Cincinnati, where he was commissioned as an Army Officer through Army ROTC and served 4 years on active duty. He is a Registered Nurse."
Mike-Dordick-e1455312565764.jpg Mike Dordick  |  McBee
Mike Dordick, President, has more than 20 years’ experience in health care financial, operational, and management consulting. Mike leads practices across the McBee care continuum to improve clinical outcomes, increase cash flow, and develop best practices in operations. His expertise centers on restructuring organizations to improve bottom lines in the short-term and for longstanding operational efficiency. Mike’s leadership and experience aides in the growth of the firm, as well as in the success of our clients to achieve significant performance improvements, while improving patient outcomes.

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Aaron Little  |  BKD, LLP
Aaron has over 20 years of experience with BKD and oversees the operations of BKD Health Care Revenue Cycle Services, a special team that manages the billing and revenue cycle operations for home care, hospice and senior living organizations throughout the nation. He is active in multiple HHFMA committees and serves on its advisory board in an ex officio capacity.

Montigney.jpg Todd Montigney  |  BlackTree Healthcare Consulting
Todd Montigney is a Managing Principal and Founding Member at BlackTree Healthcare Consulting, which provides revenue cycle, outsourcing and clinical consulting services to the healthcare industry. With more than 17 years of experience, Todd specializes in stabilizing and improving business operations in hospitals, health systems, home health, hospice, long term care, and DME facilities. More recently, Todd has become a frequent contributor to industry forums, where he speaks at state association events, as well as national conferences.

Simione.jpg William Simione III  |  Simione Healthcare Consultants
Bill serves as Managing Principal leading all consulting, as well as product and service delivery to support home care and hospice business improvement. He previously managed Simione's Financial Consulting division, and has been actively involved in the home care and hospice industry for more than 25 years. Bill has held many interim management positions over the years, including Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Patient Accounting for numerous home care/hospice organizations ranging from single agencies to multi-state organizations and hospital-owned postacute entities. During his interim management positions, he has been responsible for many agency turnarounds, including positioning an agency for acquisition. His key areas of expertise in Finance and Operations include Financial and Operational Reviews, Budgeting, Accounts Receivable Management, Acquisitions, and Medicare/Medicaid Reimbursement. Bill is a highly experienced speaker addressing many national home care and hospice organizations, as well as state and local associations. He is a member of the National Association for Home Care & Hospice, Home Care and Hospice Financial Management Association (current chair of education committee), Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home (former treasurer and current board member), and Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts. Bill is an active member in his community serving on numerous boards of directors for many organizations, and is the former Board Chairman of Easter Seals Goodwill Industries of Greater New Haven. He is a graduate of Villanova University with a B.S. in Accounting