Desiree Brummett, BSP, RYT
Mike Polich, MS, MBA, FNP-BC
Mike is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner through ANCC (American Nurses Credentialing Center). Mike has been a nurse since 1989 and a Nurse Practitioner since 1999. He also obtained his MBA with a focus in Health Care in 2011.His scope of practice encompasses health promotion, disease prevention, diagnosis and management of common and complex medical problems.
He has a multitude of clinical experience including family practice, urgent care, general neurology including past certification as a Multiple Sclerosis nurse , infectious disease, retail medicine, telemedicine, and occupational and employee health. Mike also has extensive experience with inpatient and Long Term Acute Care Hospital rounding for patients with neurological and infectious disease disorders.
He has been involved in Occupational Medicine and Employee Health since 2005 as well as an internal clinic auditor at his previous employer for their I.S.O. certification (International Organization for Standardization) as well as the NAOHP Certification. He is involved in policy and procedure development, work flows, and general clinic standardization.
In addition to clinical experience, Mike has also done numerous lectures for a pharmaceutical company on migraine headaches as well as other lectures on general health and wellness. He also has achieved a certificate of training in Lean Six Sigma that he completed in 2017, and has extensive experience in quality medical documentation chart reviews.
Donna Lee Gardner, RN, BSN, MBA
Donna Lee Gardner is a Senior Principal with RYAN Associates based in North Carolina. Ms. Gardner has more than 30 years of experience in model program development and has written standards, policies and procedures and numerous manuals on program infrastructure. Ms. Gardner has developed productivity indicators for occupational health and rehabilitation programs to enhance staffing and provide quality monitors for staff productivity. Ms. Gardner focuses on operational, financial, customer service and quality assurance standards, has reviewed approximately 10,000 patient charts and identified millions of dollars left on the table while monitoring documentation and coding processes. Knowledge sharing is one of her commitments to the profession and she has participated in hundreds of educational programs over the years.
Dr. Lawrence Earl, MD, NRCME Certified Examiner
Lawrence Earl, MD is a seasoned physician executive with over 30 years of experience owning and operating urgent care and occupational medicine centers.Previously he served as COO and CMO of ASAP Urgent Care, a startup urgent care organization with four centers in the New Haven, CT area. Before ASAP, he owned and operated Immediate Medical Care Centers (IMCC) for 17 years, providing urgent care, occupational medicine, corporate clinics, DOT clinics, and other employer-based services in northern New Jersey. This group was sold to Concentra in 2010, with Dr. Earl consulting for Concentra in areas of provider training and clinical operations. In addition to community-based urgent care, corporate health programs at Concentra and IMCC included care of worker's compensation patients, DOT, respirator, hazmat, and executive physicals and drug screens, as well as wellness services, health fairs, disease screenings, executive travel consultations, and many other services provided at company locations.
Prior to acquiring IMCC, Dr. Earl was corporate medical director for HealthNet of Oakland NJ, responsible for medical operations of 14 urgent care centers in New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut. Dr. Earl is also medical director for the National Academy of DOT Medical Examiners, an online training organization to prepare medical examiners for the NRCME, National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners exam. This organization has successfully trained 10,000 medical examiner candidates nationwide.
Stewart Levy, R. Ph.
Stewart Levy, R.Ph. is the president and founder of HealthWell Solutions, a consulting and solutions provider focused on evidenced based solutions for the prevention, detection, and management of chronic diseases. Clients include major Fortune 500 employers, insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies, retail chains / clinics, business coalitions, medical fitness centers, technology firms, and health promotion organizations.Levy’s 28-year healthcare career includes senior level sales and marketing positions in the pharmaceutical industry, including Novo Nordisk and Merck. He then became the Senior VP of Business Development with Impact Health, a national health promotion organization prior to founding HealthWell Solutions. He has published a number of articles with the American Diabetes Association and American Heart Association on the impact of evidence-based wellness programs to support population health of employee populations.
Levy has served as a consultant with Health and Human Services to support Building Healthier Communities for chronic disease prevention initiatives. In addition, Stewart has been a consultant with the Convenient Care Association for its retail clinic members, NEBGH Northeast Business Group on Health to support its employer members on its education committee. He also serves on the National Association of Occupational Health Board and the Medical Fitness Association Outcomes Committee.
Stewart Levy has a Bachelor of Science in pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin and is a licensed pharmacist. He completed an MBA marketing from Farleigh Dickinson University.