Joel M.

Clinical Documentation | Coding | Healthcare

United States of America

Professional Experience -Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician - Locum Tenens coverage for Inpatient Rehabilitation Units (IRU) and Rehabilitation Hospitals; 30+ years combined experience as ...see more

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Healthcare
  • Professional Services
  • Wellness & Fitness


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Physician Advisor - Clinical Documentation - CDI

Tucson Medical Center
7 months
Aug 2019 - Mar 2020
Provided educational services to physicians in the areas of clinical documentation and Evaluation and Management coding; provided support to Clinical Documentation Integrity and Coding ...see more

Executive Director, Physician Advisor

WellStar Health System
10 months
Sep 2018 - Jul 2019
- Clinical documentation supporting Safety, Risk, Severity of Illness, Intensity of Service, ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS indicators - Utilization Management, Case Management, and Care Coor...see more

Physician Advisor, Arbitrator and Mediator

Physician Advisor
1 year
Jun 2017 - Aug 2018
-- Physician Advisor with experience as a practicing physician, teacher, residency director, physician advisor, insurance medical director, and healthcare consultant. Experience in Uti...see more

Consultant - Coding (Inpatient Med/Surg and Rehabilitation), CDI, DRG, Physician Advisor

18 years
Current position
Apr 2005 - Present
Physician Advisor

Chief Medical Officer

FairCode Associates
12 years
Apr 2005 - May 2017
- Certified coder (CPC) - Review medical records for accuracy of medical code and DRG assignments - Chief Medical Officer May 2016 to May 2017

Physician Advisor

SHPS Healthcare
8 years
Apr 2005 - Dec 2012
- Provided managed care services in the areas of disease management and utilization management - Participated in the creation and ongoing review of policies, procedures, and protocols -...see more

Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Program

Emory University School of Medicine
2 years
Jan 2004 - Jan 2006
Served as Director of Consultation Services, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Emory University
12 years
May 2002 - Aug 2014
Co-taught Environmental and Occuptional Health Practice at the Rollins School of Public Health

Director, Occupational Medicine Residency Program

Rollins School of Public Health
3 years
Jan 2002 - Jan 2005
The Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH) is the public health school of Emory University. Founded in 1990, RSPH now has more than 1,100 students pursuing master's degrees (MPH/MSPH) a...see more

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician - Locum Tenens

Locum Tenen
36 years
Current position
Jul 1986 - Present
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Healthcare
  • Professional Services
  • Wellness & Fitness


  • Compliance
  • Medical Records
  • Managed Care
  • Medical Education
  • Rehabilitation
  • Medical Coding
  • ICD-10
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Health Information Management
  • ICD-9-CM
  • DRG Review
  • Medical Staff Education
  • Physician Education