Professional summary

I am a physician (MD) who is board certified in internal medicine. I recently accepted a medical director position in administrative medicine with UnitedHealth Group, who is the largest private payer in the country. Prior to that, I have over 21 years of career experience in administrative medicine as a Medical Consultant for the California Medicaid program (i.e., Medi-Cal), working with various stakeholders.

My areas of experience are in medical review auditing, medical documentation, medical coding, recovery audits, fraud/waste/abuse detection and intervention, quality of care assessment, utilization management, value-based care assessment, medical necessity determinations, multidisciplinary teamwork (with physicians, nurses, pharmacists,

Engagement overview

Areas of engagements may include those described in my Professional Summary and can be of any duration per mutual agreement. Engagements may be done to/from any location within the United States by telephone, computer, mail, or other paper or electronic means. Face-to-face engagements as of this time are limited to the Los Angeles area. Payment basis (hourly, daily, per project) is negotiable.