The Fisher Consulting Group is excited to announce that our systems services division is expanding in 2019 to enhance our systems agnostic alignment. Katrina English and Ellice Smith-King have joined the team as our new Co-Associate Directors of Systems. Together, they bring 38 years of combined health care systems and project management experience that can help FQHCs with systems solutions across various EMR platforms.
Katrina and Ellice specialize in working with community health centers to help organizations achieve key results in areas ranging from system setup, total optimization, training, and many other analytical needs. They offer a full range of onsite or offsite systems consulting services that can be tailored to meet your needs.
Katrina English, Co-Associate Director of Systems
Katrina English is a highly qualified professional with more than 15 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Katrina comes with a broad range of billing and project management experience, equipped with in-depth ability to perform risk management, lead cross-functional teams, and address organizational problems with innovative solutions. Her direct and indirect exposure to various platforms includes: SucessEHS, GE Centricity, Intergy, and PrimeSuite. In her roles she has demonstrated high competency in managing medium-to-large sized projects, project reporting and transparency of project status for schedule, budget, risks, and issues.
Katrina has many years of experience in managing financial and risk analysis for revenue services projects to meet key deliverables within project scope, timing and budget. She has been afforded opportunities to gain substantial ability to create solutions and drive initiatives that maximize all operational performance aspects, while simultaneously leading staff, providing direction and managing project timelines. Experiences includes the following:
- Provided leadership in planning, scheduling, crisis and risk management, and definition of scope for complex projects. Rejuvenated business units towards a greater level of productivity.
- Accomplished goals on time and within budget by optimizing project delivery process and coordinating manpower productivity.
- Acknowledged for outstanding contributions in enhancing workflow processes and operational systems to increase efficiency and ensure quality of flow.
Katrina’s specialty is initiating change management by enabling people and processes to assimilate crucial organizational optimizations.
Ellice Smith-King, Co-Associate Director of Systems
Ellice King is an experienced project manager with over 23 years dedicated service to the healthcare information systems industry. Ellice is a graduate of Miles College in Fairfield, AL.
During her career, Ellice has worked for several large healthcare organizations and has most recently completed tenure as EpicCare Ambulatory IT Business Analyst and Principal Trainer for Brookwood Baptist Health Systems. Ellice is certified in EpicCare Ambulatory as well as EpicCare Ambulatory Curriculum. While there, responsibilities included the development of curriculum training material for ambulatory clinicians as well as providing expertise and implementation for specialty specific clinical training workflow programs.
Ellice has worked extensively with the SuccessEHS and Intergy EMR platforms and has served as Senior Project Manager for the Fisher Consulting Group, where she provided budget-specific client assessments of software infrastructures for healthcare facilities in Louisiana and Texas. Prior to FCG, Ellice was a Clinical Implementation Project Manager for Greenway Health, a Credentialing Coordinator for the HealthSouth Corporation, and a Solutions Delivery Training Consultant for Cerner Corporation.
For system related issues please contact: Katrina English at (205) 335-4624, and/or Ellice Smith-King at (205) 516-5117.
For all other services: Jordan Schniper at 1-866-216-0215 or visit our website at: www.fcg-health.com.