SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, MANAGED CARE CONTRACTING
Scott joined National Medical Billing Services in 2008 and has devoted his healthcare industry career advising surgical centers and practices on managed care contracting. His extensive knowledge of surgical reimbursement, coupled with his revenue cycle experience and his national perspective, enables him to devise solutions that are suited to the nuances of an ASC’s particular market. As Senior Vice President of Managed Care Contracting, Scott has a proven track record as a strategic advisor to National Medical’s clients by providing direction on payer contract issues, revenue implications associated with evolving payment systems and structures, and the financial impact of high acuity case migration to the ASC setting. Scott has led contract negotiations that have resulted in savings for payers while identifying revenue opportunities for providers. Moreover, his expertise in RCM operations, reimbursement, and payment systems has been instrumental to his success securing payer contracts in surgical centers introducing and developing spine, total joint, and cardiology programs. As an industry leader, Scott is involved in the healthcare industry through a variety of advocacy roles and publishes and presents frequently on topics of RCM business operations and managed care contracting.
Scott earned a B.S. in Political Science from St. Louis University.
Scott is passionate about outdoor sports like white water kayaking, snowboarding, rollerblading and backpacking. He once took a trip so remote he had to be flown in via a small airplane. He also enjoys pursuing his creative side by sculpting, throwing pots, drawing, and designing inventions to simplify everyday life.