RAC-CT® Certified

The Minimum Data Set (MDS) is the driving force in care planning, quality measures, survey process, and reimbursement in skilled nursing facilities. Having a solid understanding of the entire MDS item set is key to capturing the unique needs of each individual ensuring appropriate reimbursement. 


Meet Our Clinical and Reimbursement Experts

(RAC-CT®) certification is the distinguishing characteristic of an expert in resident assessment. AANAC’s RAC-CT program has long set the national standard for skilled nursing facility PPS and MDS education. More and more employers are requesting RAC-CT certified applicants in their job postings as it has become the mark of a professional who is committed to their career and residents.

Chris Geier

Certified Professional Coder (CPC)

Karen Welsh

VP of Clinical and Reimbursement Excellence

Gina Elkins

Director of Compliance & Regulatory Strategy

Verona Bair

Clinical Reimbursement Specialist

Beth Reigart

Clinical Outcomes Specialist

Jennifer Callahan

Clinical Outcomes Specialist

Sarah Sears

Documentation Compliance Coordinator

Anita Wagner

Area Director of Operations

Beth Dunn

Regional Vice President

Carrie Boward

Area Director of Operations

Shelly Taylor

Area Director of Operations

Wanda Terrell

Documentation Compliance Coordinator

Terri Watts

Area Director of Operations


Vikas Prasad

Area Director of Operations

Marie Robb

Quality Compliance Specialist

Melissa Brandt

Clinical Outcomes & Reimbursement Specialist