Lynda Kirkland Barrie, Consultant
Lynda Kirkland Barrie has served in senior leadership roles at large medical groups, national healthcare systems, private practices, and rural community hospitals for more than 25 years. Her success is attributed to a right brain/left brain acumen that allows her to think creatively, execute with precision, and look closely at financial implications. A business builder, Ms. Barrie has developed product lines and programs that have greatly impacted the growth of for-profit and nonprofit organizations.
As vice president of physician services at Wuesthoff Health System, Ms. Barrie was responsible for the growth and leadership of the multispecialty practice and its role in the integrated delivery system. At Cleveland Clinic Florida, she was responsible for process integration between the hospital and medical group. She has extensive education and experience in finance and uses these skills to improve the performance of medical groups.
Ms. Barrie has consulted with practices across the United States in the areas of operations, start-up, managed care, finance, compliance, revenue cycle analysis and improvement, and interim senior management positions, including chief executive officer. Ms. Barrie is frequently asked to present at local and national healthcare associations. She is an experienced public service officer and is knowledgeable in both crisis and promotional public relations.
Ms. Barrie has a bachelor of science in accounting from Nova Southeastern University.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
- Operational assessments and improvement
- Revenue cycle analysis and improvement
- Practice start-up and credentialing
- Integrated delivery system development and improvement
- Business development
- Practice development
- Interim Management
Phone: 877.275.6462, ext. 1877