Keith I. Stokes, MD,
PAC-CDI, CI-CDI, Chief Executive Officer DocuComp®LLC
Dr. Keith I. Stokes
is a board certified physician with a diverse career that includes experience
as a clinic medical director, hospital chief of staff, hospitalist, consultant
and physician advisor. Dr. Stokes is a
graduate of Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee. He completed
internship and a residency in Family Medicine at the University of Mississippi
Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Dr. Stokes has served as a consultant
for numerous hospitals, primarily focused in the areas of physician advisor,
utilization management and clinical documentation improvement.
Jacob Martin, II, MD,
Dip.ABPM, Dip.ABFE, Dip.ABFM,
Dip.ABQAURP, F-ABQAURP, CHQM, PAC-CDI, CI-CDI
Dr. Martin has 35
years’ experience as a physician in emergency medicine, occupational medicine
and forensic medicine. He has served as a medical director at several
hospitals. Dr. Martin has provided extensive physician education on numerous
subjects. He has done intensive medical review and analysis of medical records
from a general medical perspective and occupational medicine perspective,
followed by compilation of a detailed written review to be used to formulate
decisions around initial liability decisions and appeal decisions.
Dr. Martin currently
is a physician advisor and consultant for DocuComp®LLC. He audits medical
records for opportunities to educate physicians regarding appropriate level of
care, capture of accurate diagnoses, severity of illness, intensity of service
and justification of resource consumption. He is well versed on CMS regulations
as well as other third party payers.
Jon Moore Carson, MD,
Dr. Carson is a
medical doctor with 20 years of experience and a demonstrated record of
achievement in practice management, quality assurance and research/development.
Lead consultant to insurance and pharmaceutical companies, state and municipal
drug enforcement agencies. Managed million plus dollar practice. Dr. Carson has
demonstrated the ability to manage comprehensive medical practice from the
ground up. He has conducted nearly 2,000 spinal surgeries (e.g. spinal
injections, spinal cord stimulation and morphine pump implantation) utilizing
the most advanced technologies with an 80% success rate. Dr. Carson has broad
expertise in all facets of urgent/critical care.
experience in consulting began in my fellowship at the UMDNJ-Newark in 1993.
His experience includes level of care determination, medical record reviews,
clinical documentation issues, 2 midnight rule, telephonic/electronic physician
contact, post-discharge review, audits and physician training for clinical
documentation improvement (CDI) and 2 midnight rule.
Sundaram, MD, PAC-CDI
Dr. Sundaram had been
practicing critical care and intensivist medicine for 13 years. Dr. Sundaram
has served as Lead Physician, Hospitalist Program where he developed and
implemented hospitalist program in a community hospital setting. Clinical
experience included: ICU, Inpatient rehabilitation, Transitional Care Unit and
general medical/surgical care. Committee experience included: Medical Quality
Review Committee, Family Practice Quality Review Committee, and Information
Management Committee. Member of: Documentation Improvement taskforce,
Observation Utilization taskforce, and Evidence Based Medicine committee.
James M. Lawlor, DO, FACOI, PAC-CDI
Dr. Lawlor is a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
with over 13 years of experience in Internal Medicine. He has served as a
Hospitalist, Physician Advisor, Manager of Hospitalist group to include
staffing, quality indicators, mentoring of physicians, and close cooperation with
hospital administration on the improvement of inpatient care. He has also
served in management decision-making, review of short stay cases in regards to
observation versus admission status. He works as part of Clinical Resource
Utilization Committee and Compliance Committee.
He provides comprehensive and preventive primary care to a patient
population that consists of University leaders, political and corporate
leaders, entrepreneurs, and friends of The Ohio State University.