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Ritu Bhatnagar – Managing Partner (Click To Expand)

Ritu Bhatnagar – Managing Partner

Current responsibility with Neolytix LLC:

As a part of the medical billing industry for over a decade, Ritu had always felt a need for analytics, technology and meaningful management reporting. The inspiration behind Neolytix is her mission to combine the best of medical billing experiences with statistical problem solving models and process improvement techniques like Lean, Six Sigma and Advanced Analytics to provide simple, actionable insights.

Ritu is currently the Managing Partner of Neolytix, which provides effective, measurable and affordable health care process solutions like: Decision Analytics, Revenue Cycle Management, AR Analysis and clean up and Process Improvement.

Prior work experience in Healthcare Industry: 11 Years

Ritu has worked with a few Medical Billing companies; she started her career in Health care with MCK Infolink Online, where she was involved in managing Medical transcription and Medical Billing process for the company.

She worked with CHMB, California Health Care Medical Billing in San Diego, CA as a Migration and Training specialist, focusing on process and performance improvement projects with vendors and in-house staff. As an Account Manager with ML Billing Medical Services in Northbrook, IL, she was responsible for managing RCM operations for Multi-specialty physician practices.

Other prior work experience:

As a MBA in Marketing, Ritu started her career in marketing for Media Industry. She was involved with launch of entertainment and News channels, with a big Media house in India called Sahara One. As a Brand Manager she was responsible for the Launch, Marketing and TRP management of the channels in Northern India. She has always been inclined towards Seminars and Public Speaking. Her experience as Guest Faculty in MBA institutes in India provided her a platform for conducting educational seminars and training for the budding managers. She also had an opportunity to teach evening school in Poway, California.

Ritu Bhatnagar

Founder and Managing Partner

Ritu is currently the Managing Partner at Neolytix, which provides effective, measurable and affordable business solutions for the Healthcare Industry.

Total Work Experience: 16 Years
Years in Healthcare: 11 Years

Educational Qualifications:

Ritu did her Master’s in Business Administration with a major in Marketing from Apeejay School of Management, Delhi. She is a graduate in Science (Honors in Zoology) from Hansraj College, Delhi University. She got her formal training in Medical Billing from Palomar College, California.

Personal Activities:

Ritu is a compulsive cook and loves to spend time with her family. She and her family enjoy outdoor activities like camping, swimming, hiking and biking. Ritu Lives in Northbrook (a suburb of Chicago) with her husband, 2 children and 1 dog.

 

Rajat Bhatnagar – Managing Partner (Click To Expand)

Rajat Bhatnagar – Managing Partner

Current responsibility with Neolytix LLC:

Raj has 20 years experience working in the global shared services Industry. He has worked with and managed large relationships & operations of companies like Microsoft, Apple, Allstate, AIG, YRCW, Kaiser Permanente and Tenet.

Raj is an MBA in Finance & IT from FORE School of Management, New Delhi and trained Six Sigma Black Belt. Raj is an active Transformation practitioner and has worked in large volume environments driving improvements through Process engineering, Analytics and RPA automation.

At Neolytix, Raj is responsible for organizational growth and supporting customers through the use of Analytics and RPA.

Rajat Bhatnagar

Founder and Managing Partner

At Neolytix, Raj is responsible for organizational growth and supporting customers through the use of Analytics and RPA.

Total Work Experience: 20 Years
Years in Healthcare: 6 Years

 

Kenneth J. Cochran – Advisory Board Member (Click To Expand)

Kenneth J. Cochran – Advisory Board Member

Current responsibility with Neolytix LLC:

Kenneth is an experienced healthcare professional with more than 15 years of healthcare experience including diversified experience in clinical department management. He has professional involvement in local, state, and national level organizations. Recognized for exceptional skills in financial and operations management, regulatory compliance, clinical outcomes, and physician recruitment resulting in running profitable organizations. Branded as an “Up and Comer” by many colleagues.
Kenneth Cochran is a member of the Advisory board at Neolytix. Apart from being a key adviser to Neolytix, he is also the President and CEO at River Valley Health Partners in East Liverpool, OH

Prior work experience in Healthcare Industry: 15 Years

Kenneth has worked at senior positions with a few Hospitals prior to his leadership role with Neolytix and River Valley Health Partners. Within that 15 years, he has served as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, various Nurse Leadership Roles, Flight Medic in the Army, and Faculty for a couple of colleges.

Affiliation and Awards

Kenneth has served in many local organizations such as Rotary and Lions Clubs through his career. As an active member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), he has served in many roles leading to serving as President in 2010 for the New Mexico Health Managers Forum (ACHE Affiliated Chapter). He also served on the AHA Small and Rural Hospital Governing Council from 2009-2011.
Kenneth is a consummate lifelong learner and maintains his registered nursing license, Board Certification in Emergency Nursing, Board Certification in Nurse Administration, Board Certified in Healthcare Management, and is a Fellow of ACHE.
Kenneth Cochran was awarded with Early Career Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award in 2009 by ACHE.

Kenneth J. Cochran

Advisory Board Member

Kenneth is currently working as a senior executive in the healthcare industry. He is recognized for exceptional skills in financial and operations clinical management resulting in superior patient care.

Total Work Experience: 16 Years
Years in Healthcare: 16 Years

Educational Qualifications:

Kenneth earned his first degree in Emergency Medicine in 1997, and then earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Troy State University. Once entering the healthcare management field, he earned a Master’s in Business Administration from California State University in 2004. Kenneth is currently enrolled at the University of Alabama-Birmingham and is pursuing his Doctorate of Science in Healthcare Administration. He hopes to complete his degree by 2016.

Personal Activities:

Kenneth and his family are very involved with their Church and Areas sporting activities. Kenneth and his wife live on a small farm outside of town with their three (3) children, 1 dog, 2 cats, 3 horses, sheep, and cows.

 

Paula Autry – Advisory Board Member (Click To Expand)

Paula Autry – Advisory Board Member

Current responsibility with Neolytix LLC:

Paula has 25 years of experience as a senior level healthcare executive. She has demonstrated experience in operational/financial/quality improvement, physician alignment, service line integration, employee engagement, patient satisfaction, information system implementation, planning/construction management and managed care. Paula has professional involvement in local, state and national organizations. In addition to serving as a key advisor to Neolytix,Paula is a professor of healthcare management at Franklin University and a healthcare consultant.

Prior work experience in Healthcare Industry: 25 Years

Paula has served in senior leadership roles in academic, community and faith-based organizations. She has served in Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and President/Administrator roles.

Affiliation and Awards

Paula has served on numerous boards, including, Boys and Girls Club, Urban League, Blood Assurance, Lifeline of Ohio and Jack and Jill of America, Inc. In addition, she has been a member of Rotary, Lions Clubs, Business and Professional Women, National Association of Health Services Executives and Columbus Symphony Orchestra Women’s Association. Paula is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and has served in various leadership roles including the Board of Governors. She has also served on the American Hospital Association Regional Policy Board. Paula has received numerous awards and recognitions including Top 25 Minority Executive by Modern Healthcare and Who’s Who of Black Columbus and Business and Professional Women’s Young Careerist.

Paula Autry

Advisory Board Member
Total Work Experience: 25 Years
Years in Healthcare: 25 Years

Educational Qualifications:

Paula earned a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Notre Dame, and a Masters of Business Administration and Masters of Healthcare Administration from Tulane University. She is Green Belt certified in Six Sigma.

Personal Activities:

Paula and her husband, Jonathan, have 2 children. They are active in their church and the performing arts. They enjoy physical fitness, traveling and spending time with family.

 

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