Alice Anne Andress

Director
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Overview

Alice Anne Andress was the president and founder of MedXpert Healthcare Consulting and has over twenty-five years of experience in healthcare. Her main focus has been with physicians and physician practices. Her involvement includes personnel management, documentation, coding, billing, and reimbursement; ethical, legal, and regulatory issues; medical marketing and development; and other facets of physician practice management.

Most recently, Ms. Andress was chief compliance officer at a large Philadelphia healthcare system, and she has now returned to healthcare consulting. Her role in compliance includes creating and sustaining an ethical corporate culture; education and training; monitoring and auditing; measuring effectiveness; identification of, investigation of, and response to issues; and most important, to uphold integrity through a code of conduct.

Ms. Andress’ major focus with physicians has been on medical record documentation, clinical documentation improvement, and physician education, and she has worked closely with law firms, healthcare systems, and physician practices across the country. She is an industrywide recognized speaker on evaluation and management coding and auditing and has spoken nationwide to audiences of physicians, attorneys, and hospital personnel.

Ms. Andress has authored several books and articles and is the developer of the software program auditXpress.

Education

Gwynedd Mercy University
BS, Health Administration, 1993

East Stroudsburg University/Monroe General Hospital
Medical Technician, 1970

Employment History

MedXpert Healthcare Consulting
Founder/president
2014 - 2018

Einstein Healthcare Network
Chief compliance officer
2010 - 2014

Parente Randolph
Director physician services
1995 - 2010

Manor College
Instructor in coding, medical billing and insurance
2001 - 2003

Lehigh Valley Orthopedics
CEO (contract position)
1994 - 1996

GI Specialists
Medical practice administrator
1986 - 1994

Dr. Christopher Hermann
Office management
1976 - 1986

Honors

Honors

Distinguished Alumni Award, Gwynedd Mercy University, 1996

Education Chairperson of the Pennsylvania Medical Group Management Association

Member of Distinguished Standing, Research Board of Advisors, American Biographical Institute

News & Insights

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Medical Group Management Association, Member

Health Care Compliance Association, Member

American Health Information Management Association, Member

American Association of Professional Coders, Member

American Society of Clinical Pathologists, Member

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Member

National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association, Member

Community/Civic Activities

Medical Aid for Republic Hospital of Panevecys, Lithuania

Republic Hospital of Panevecys, Lithuania, Volunteer GI Department, 1993-1995

Philadelphia Prevention of Healthcare Fraud Summit,Panel Member, Volunteer Skills USA, Test Administrator

Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Panel Member, Healthcare Forum, 2013, 2015, 2017

Regional Compliance Officers Group, Member

Pink Heals (Cancer Patient Outreach), Member