President of Your Business Medic has over 20 years experience in billing and practice management. She has spoken for The Coding Institute, Physicians Practice Magazine, PAHCOM, AAPC, POMAA, BC-Advantage Magazine and has been interviewed in many publications.
She is on the editorial board for BC-Advantage Magazine, the advisory board for Central Florida College, and is Past President of Tampa Bay Chapter of POMAA.
In 2008, our business was nominated for Tampa Bay Business Journals Rookie Business of the Year. Our CEO, Merrilee Severino, was interviewed in 2010 for the recently released book Paper Kills 2.0 Forwarded by Newt Gingrich and Tom Daschle (available at healthtransformation.net).
Merrilee is recognized as one of this nation’s healthcare industry experts and contributes to Billing Coding Advantage Magazine as part of their editorial board.
Your Business Medic is based out of the Tampa Bay area, but has clients nationwide!
Andrea Waldman BA, CPC-I, CPC-P, COC, CMC, CMIS
Andrea is a certified professional coder for both hospital and physician coding and a certified instructor with the American Academy of Professional Coders. She is also certified in ICD-10 proficiency. For the past 13 years, she has been conducting workshops teaching individuals to become certified coders.
Through Waldman Billing and Consulting, as well as Your Business Medic, Andrea has helped numerous doctors of various specialties with their billing needs. She has experience with internal medicine, psychiatric, pain management, FQHC, and laboratory billing.
Previously Andrea worked as an Operations Manager for an IPA so she has a complete understanding of how managed care works. She can assist in creating higher MRA scores and increase HEDIS measures thru compliance practices.