GAHHA Associate Members

Advance Rehabilitation Management Group
Chad Whitefield
3478 Martha Berry Boulevard
Rome, GA  30165
[email protected]
Services:  Advance Rehabilitation Management Group is a Georgia based consulting and staffing company focused on the home care industry.  Advance works with companies across the country including agencies located throughout Georgia.  Advance helps agencies navigate the therapy portion of their business to include operations, compliance, outcomes, and associate satisfaction.  We also provide outsourced therapy staffing services and currently employ over 250 clinicians.

Barrow Group LLC
Robert G. Barrow, Jr., President
110 E. Crogan Street
Lawrenceville, GA  30046
770-338-7392   770-338-5440 Fax
[email protected]
Services:  Barrow Group LLC is an insurance agency specializing in the healthcare staffing industry including Home Health Care and Hospice.  The Barrow Group provides workers' compensation, professional and general liability, employment practices liability, cyber coverage and property coverage.  They also provide a complete array of ACA compliant health benefits.

Sherl Brand, RN, BSN, SVP Strategic Solutions
20 Church Street
12th Floor
Hartford, CT  06103
[email protected] 
Services:  CareCentrix serves leading health plans and their members with solutions that leverage home and community-based settings.  We strive to increase access to quality home care by connecting providers with patients that are healing at home.  CareCentrix contracts with credentialed home health, private duty nursing, DME and home infusion providers throughout Georgia.

Carewatch, Inc.
Rocky Patel, Director of Sales, Marketing, IT
3483 Satellite Boulevard
Suite 211 South
Duluth, GA  30096
[email protected]
Services:  Carewatch, Inc. provides electronic visit cerification sulutions to agencies nationwide.  They utilize smartphones with GPS, EVV, tokens, and regular telephones.  They are currently the preferred telephony vendor of the VNAA.

Georgia Medical Care Foundation (gmcf)

1455 Lincoln Parkway
Suite 800
Atlanta, GA  30346
678-527-3689   678-527-3030 Fax
Services:  gmcf is a resource to home health agencies that provides training, knowledge and support for producing an environment that provides the best possible care for home health clients and a skill set capable of executing and sustaining such care.  The team consists of a  communication specialist, data analyst, evaluation specialist and a quality improvement specialist, all working to assist home health agencies to improve patient outcomes.  An Advisory Board also assists in decision making.


Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP
Debra LeVorse, Attorney
303 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 4000
Atlanta, GA  30308
404-614-7423   404-614-7500
[email protected]
Services:  Debra and her team represent home health defendants in addition to their employed caregivers in a gamut of disputes and litigation involving personal injury, wrongful death, fraud, medical malpractice, and employment issues.  They also represent nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospice, and personal care facilities.  In addition to comprehensive legal services, they provide valuable education and training in risk-management and emerging senior care topics.


HealthCare Strategies, Inc.
Judie Rowland, Senior Consultant
5746 Marlin Road
Suite 600
Chattanooga, TN 37411
423-296-0074   423-296-0371 Fax
[email protected]
Services: HealthCare Strategies, Inc. provides Home Health support including Organizational Assessments and Planning, Operational and Clinical Services, Financial Assessments including Revenue Recovery, Accounting, Automation/Billing and Collection Services and Web based Software Solutions.  We also provide Hospice Billing and Collections and software.  We have the team available to meet your needs.

Home Health Systems, Inc.
Mary McGoldrick, Home Care & Hospice Consultant
P. O. Box 21704
St. Simons Island, GA  31522
912-634-0469    800-649-0017
[email protected]
Services:  Consulting Services, Education Programs, Publications

Optima Healthcare Solutions
Kristen Bryant
Director of Demand Generation
5900 Windward Parkway
Alpharetta, GA  30005
[email protected]
Services:   Provider of Home Health EMR and Billing Software

Sandata Technologies, LLC
Michelle Spinelli
Sales Coordinator
26 Harbor Park Drive
Port Washington, NY  11050
516-484-4400 X1204
[email protected]
Services:  Powerful and comprehensive solutions that provide end-to-end processing for all key clinical, financial and operational functions, enabling your agency to increase efficiency, reduce costs and improve quality of care.

Simione Healthcare Consultants

Bill Simione, Principal
4130 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT  06518
[email protected]
Services:  Founded in 1966, Simione Healthcare Consultants provides comprehensive business solutions for home health and hospice in the areas of operations, compliance and risk, finance, sales and marketing, cost reporting, and mergers and acquisitions.  Simione's experts and tools support performance improvement across the healthcare continuum, engaging hospitals, health networks and agencies to improve quality, reduce costs, and minimize risk for more effective delivery of patient care.