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Healthcare Business Transformation

In the current accountable-care healthcare environment, medical providers and healthcare organizations are transitioning from a transactional fee-for-service business model, to a value-based payment model. GHA has a team of consulting professionals to assist clients in navigating this transition.


November 6, 2019

Webinar: Annual Compliance Program Certification is Fast Approaching. Prepare to be Audited – and Certify this Year with Confidence. 

August 28, 2019

Alert: Anthem's New Prepay Review Policy

Anthem's new prepay review policy gives practices time to get the house in order!

September 19, 2019

Webinar: Getting ICD 10 Coding Right for PDPM


What to Expect in 2019?

In the coming year, we expect to see continued industry pressures related to squeezes on reimbursement and pressure for improved outcomes and efficiency. 


A New Prognosis: Health Providers Moved to Innovate as Reimbursement Rates Decline

Grassi Healthcare Advisors LLC (GHA) Chief Executive Officer Joe Tomaino was featured in the December 10, 2018 edition of NJBIZ.  He was quoted on challenges facing providers in the emerging world of value based payment, and how GHA works with providers to help them strategize and transform themselves for success.  GHA serves New Jersey providers out of its Park Ridge, NJ office with healthcare transformation, performance improvement, turnaround management, and revenue advisory services.

  •  Joseph Tomaino M.S., R.N.

    Joseph Tomaino M.S., R.N.

    Joseph Tomaino is the Chief Executive Officer of Grassi Healthcare Advisors, LLC and has over 30 years of healthcare management experience working in the not-for-profit, for-profit and government-sponsored segments.

  •  Anthony  Tomaro CPA

    Anthony Tomaro CPA

    Anthony has been providing accounting and management consulting services for over 25 years.  Most of his career has been in public accounting, consulting and guiding companies in different industries at different stages of their lifecycle—whether in start-up mode or expansion mode. 

  •  Alicia Shickle AHFI, CHC, CPCO, CPC, CPMA, CPPM, CRC

    Alicia Shickle AHFI, CHC, CPCO, CPC, CPMA, CPPM, CRC

    Alicia Shickle is a senior manager for Grassi Healthcare Advisors, LLC, and leads the physician practice advisory team.

  •  Stephanie Fiedler CPC, ACS-EM

    Stephanie Fiedler CPC, ACS-EM

    Stephanie Fiedler as Director of Revenue Advisory is an experienced professional with both operational and consulting experience in reimbursement and revenue cycle management, coding, compliance, regulatory issues and practice operations.

  •  Chris Fifis

    Chris Fifis

    Chris Fifis is the Director of Business Development for Grassi Healthcare Advisors (GHA).  With Chris as a member on the GHA leadership team, the firm's clients and prospects can expect to gain insightful guidance to help align the many advisory resources available at GHA with their own goals and business objectives.