A principal at Simione Healthcare Consultants, Lisa Lapin has been active in health care since 1981. Her experience in home care and hospice consulting began in 1989 and includes preparation and review of Medicare and other third-party cost reports for free-standing and hospital-based home health agencies and hospice providers. In addition she has prepared home office cost statements for chain organizations, assisted agencies in designing, requesting approval, and implementing unique, direct, and discrete costing methodologies. Lisa has performed revenue cycle reviews and analysis, prepared budgets and cash flow projections for home health and hospice start-ups and continuing operations, as well as hospice inpatient feasibility analysis and interim management services for home health and hospice providers. Lisa is a graduate of Alfred University.