Proactive Medical Review (PMR) is proud to announce that Eleisha Wilkes, RN, RAC-CTA, DNS-CT will join McKnight’s Long-Term Care News (McKnight’s) as the new monthly columnist for the Ask the Payment Expert News Column.
This column features responses to frequently asked questions with updates and insight related to long-term care and skilled nursing facility reimbursement, payment-related coding, billing, and medical review issues.
“It is an honor to be given the opportunity to contribute to McKnight’s Long-Term Care News. I want to especially thank the columnists who preceded me for providing dependable and meaningful answers to providers, which I am committed to continuing.” – Eleisha Wilkes

The first article will be released in the April print magazine. Follow PMR on Facebook, LinkedIn, or subscribe to their weekly email newsletter for more information about future articles. You can also subscribe to McKnight’s Long-Term Care News.

McKnight’s Long-Term Care News is a business news brand serving leaders in the institutional long-term care field, focusing especially on the higher-needs skilled nursing setting. Readers run the nation’s more than 15,000 nursing homes and collectively are charged with providing quality eldercare services for more than 1.5 million residents each year.

PMR assists SNF providers in ensuring regulatory compliance, reimbursement accuracy, and measurable care excellence. Proactive specializes in SNF/NF reimbursement, MDS coding accuracy audits, 5 Star quality, mock surveys, & compliance programs. Proactive’s clinical, MDS, and operations experts provide support, training, and resources to optimize clinical quality and operational outcomes.