Monitor Monday Contributing Panelist Carla Engle, MBA
Carla’s background includes over twenty years in hospital and physician practice operations, particularly in reimbursement and billing functions. In the last 2-1/2 years, Carla has been in sales and operations for a compliance software company. Prior to that, she was the Vice President of Compliance for a national revenue cycle solutions company and was in the Reimbursement Training Department with HCA. For several years she headed up the Part A Fraud Investigation Unit for a CMS Program Safeguard Contractor (PSC) where she was successful in the prosecution of several national cases. She has worked with anumber of clients in California and Florida with Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) in setting up processes and appeals during thedemonstration project and has worked with clients now for their preparation for the RAC permanent project as well as MIC, ZPIC, and other governmental audits. Carla is actively involved in professional associations such as the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). She received her MBA in Health Care Management from the University of Phoenix in 2005 and now teaches several healthcare-related courses as an adjunct faculty member.