CE MEDICAL GROUP- EXECUTIVE TEAM
Dan Crane, MBA
Dan’s specialties are strategic planning and development for physician groups. He has been a faculty instructor for numerous national pain societies, including SPPM and ASIPP. His expertise in business management, marketing strategies, and practice expansion are why his team has managed over 350 million dollars in revenue for private practices. Dan’s greatest professional joy is watching practices grow through the strategies CE Medical Group implements and helping clients achieve financial success.
Amy Kerbs, MSM, CPC
VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS & FINANCE
Amy worked as a Medical Assistant and Clinical Research Assistant in Orthopedics for 13 years before deciding to pursue an education in Healthcare Management. After obtaining her master’s degree in Management she was recruited by CE Medical Group. Amy specializes in consulting with multi-physician groups and assisting with the implementation of policies and protocols to operate more efficiently.
VICE PRESIDENT OF REVENUE CYCLE
With over 12 years of billing experience, Melissa has developed a rare talent to get accounts with extensive account receivables back in order. Her expertise in great customer service and effective billing processes are the reasons clients love her. She is extremely effective in using her team’s strengths to efficiently reach goals. Not only can she get your billing into shape, but she can also assist you with management consulting and auditing services. Melissa speaks nationally, educating providers and billers about billing and coding compliance.
Sarah Lewis, CPC
Sarah has been billing, leading, and serving customers for over 18 years. She graduated with honors in her associates degree for Medical Billing and Coding. Sarah manages a team of billers that serve physicians all over the United States with experience in SNF, inpatient, allergy and asthma, pediatric, DME, and pain management billing. She enjoys teaching others as well as digging into problems and finding solutions.
Chellie Phillips, CPC
Chellie started her career in 1995 working in healthcare in customer service and claims processing, where she excelled in reviewing appeals prior to provider approval. She later moved to Larsen Billing Service, where she worked her way up to the Claims Manager/Trainer, there she specialized in OB-GYN, Family Practice, and Pediatrics. Chellie became a certified professional coder in 2013. She has a desire to learn as much as she can about the specialties she bills for, she loves to learn new things and strives for excellence in her work.
VICE PRESIDENT OF PRACTICE ADMINISTRATION
Erika Stuit, RN
PRACTICE MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT
Erika started her nursing career in an orthopedic ambulatory surgery center and has spent the last 11 years working as a registered nurse and managing an ambulatory surgery center and clinic. Her experience has given her the ability to see all facets of a clinic and surgery center from staffing through to the billing. Her strengths are in optimizing this flow to create an efficient clinic with increased revenue