Prior to joining IHCS Linda held key leadership positions at several leading health maintenance organizations. Linda’s extensive experience in strategic planning, healthcare management, and operations has enabled the organization’s extensive growth over the last four years. Linda brings strong knowledge of physician and facility contracting (hospital, SNF, ASC and Sub-Acute Care) and relationship management which she has leveraged to develop key industry stakeholders and participants which have been critical to the Company’s success.
Linda received a B.S. in Health Care Administration and B.A. from St. Johns University in New York.
Prior to IHCS Karen was a Principal at All-Med Services of Florida where she served as Executive Vice President of Home Care Services. She was responsible for the operations of their Home Health division which included three Medicare Certified, CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited agencies. In 1997, Karen co-founded Visiting Nurse Managed Care Corporation and Southeast Homecare in 2002, where she co-led the cultivation of the Company’s revenue to over $20 million.
Karen’s blended background in corporate leadership, clinical expertise, and strategic vision to realize quality health outcomes and cost efficiency, has made her an SME in the Managed Care Industry. Her extensive experience in Managed Care and Fee For Service Medicare has enabled her to develop outstanding relationships with various health plans, physicians and hospitals.
Karen earned a B.S. in Nursing from Barry University in Florida.
Prior to joining IHCS Paul was the co-founder and CEO of Palm Medical (Palm), one of the largest risk-based MSO’s and primary care medical center businesses in Florida. Prior to founding Palm, Paul was formerly a shareholder and Executive Vice President of Finance for All-Med Services of Florida, Inc. (AMS) and Clinical Medical Services, Inc. (CMS), two industry leading, risk-based, post-acute service providers. Upon the sale of AMS, Paul became the interim Chief Financial Officer for AMS’ expanded national healthcare platform.
Paul’s expertise includes national healthcare underwriting, healthcare analytics, M&A, business development, de-novo operations and contract negotiations.
Paul received his B.S. in Finance from the W. Paul Stillman School of Business at Seton Hall University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst Charter holder and a member of the CFA Institute.
Phil joined IHCS from BioMatrix Specialty Pharmacy where he led all aspects of IT. In his role, he was instrumental in defining and leading the implementation of a cloud based common operating platform to support and facilitate acquisition growth. Prior to BioMatrix, Phil was CIO for United States Medical Supply where he defined and implemented innovative solutions to drive IT maturity, operational efficiencies, and cost savings.
Earlier in his career, Phil held IT management and executive roles in application development, reporting and analytics, quality assurance, and IT for leading global companies. While at these companies, Phil built and empowered IT teams and utilized governance controls and methodologies to transform IT processes and systems in support of achieving the company’s strategic goals and objectives.
Phil received his B.S. in Information Systems with a minor in Accounting from Pace University.
Before that, Steve served as VP of Financial Planning & Analysis at Sheridan Healthcare, a leading physician services company, where he was responsible for the budget, forecast, analysis and treasury management functions of the company as it grew from $700MM to over $2B in revenue, and led the financial diligence team through its sale to AmSurg Corp.
Previously, Steve served in various financial management positions for CBS Interactive, Duty Free Americas and Swifty Serve Corp. He started his career in public accounting at Price Waterhouse and Deloitte & Touche. He earned his B.S. in Accounting and Master of Accounting from the University of Florida, and is a CPA. Steve has been a Broward County high school football official for fourteen years.
Josh brings several decades of experience in large and early-stage HIT companies with a focus on payer and provider solutions. He excels at driving efficiencies across the spectrum of care, firmly believing that collaboration on appropriate healthcare spending brings the greatest value for all parties.
Prior to his position at IHCS, Josh served in leadership and management positions at Leverage Health, RowdMap, NaviNet, Thomson Reuters, MedAvant, and WebMD.
Juan has leveraged his 20+ years of industry experience, operational experience, and passion for IT to execute on the company’s strategic and critical technology needs. Juan’s key experiences to date with IHCS include developing a fully integrated, state of the art systems infrastructure in both Puerto Rico and Florida. Juan is the architect behind the Company’s proprietary system, Medtrac, a multi-faceted paperless tracking system. Juan has also been instrumental in developing and implementing technological and procedural components that have led to improved processes and made IHCS an established player in the home care industry.
Juan began his career as a Durable Medical Equipment Technician in home health and has expanded his skillset and expertise working in multiple departments and management positions before taking executive level responsibility of the company’s evolving IT infrastructure.
George joined IHCS in 2020, bringing 25+ years of healthcare information technology experience. George previously served as the Director of Provider Data & Analytics at Centene Corporation, a Fortune 100 company, where he had oversight of the provider data management department including enrollment, provider directory, data & analytics, compliance and regulatory reporting. George also served as the Senior Director of Application Development at Health Choice Network, a not-for-profit HIT Collaborator, where he was involved in the early stages of development of a health care data aggregation solution, designed to help community health centers improve patient outcomes.
George holds an M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Miami, and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Florida Institute of Technology.
Kevin joined IHCS in 2020, bringing over 25 years’ experience in Specialty and Infusion Pharmacy, operations management, strategic planning, and analytical problem solving..
Kevin earned his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from Saint John's University in Queens, New York. He is a registered pharmacist in New York and Florida and a Registered Consultant Pharmacist in Florida.
Her specialties include Corporate Compliance Programs, Policy & Procedure Development & Implementation, Accreditation, Federal & State Anti-Kickback Compliance, HIPAA & HITECH Compliance, Root Cause Analysis, SIU Fraud Investigations and Risk Management.
Prior to joining Integrated Home Care Services, she has held various leadership roles supporting organizations and senior management in the areas of talent acquisition/retention, compensation, performance management, health/welfare benefits, training/development, employee relations, acquisitions/mergers and employee communications throughout the U.S.
Barbara holds a BS degree in Business Administration with concentration in Human Resources. In 2009, she was garnered recognition by the South Florida Business Journal for Excellence in Human Resources.
Jorge’s vision has included program innovations and expansion into new service offerings such as Orthotics and Prosthetics in the Puerto Rican market and proprietary expansion in the State of Florida. He has also led the programmatic changes specific to funding strategies and budgets for larger scale operations to shape the company for entry into new markets resulting in exponential growth.
His dedicated service and experience in the healthcare industry has been instrumental in developing him into a leader who shapes the current vision of how home care can change lives and impact economies. Jorge’s influence on productivity and cross-functional team motivation has translated into bottom-line growth and stability, the core foundation blocks of Integrated Home Care Services, Inc. Jorge holds an MBA from the University of Miami, in Health Care Administration.