Jamie oversees all billing and insurance processes at PHA. She is also responsible for keeping PHA up-to-date and compliant with billing industry standards and HIPAA laws. She has been innovative in streamlining our internal work flow and leads our back office operations toward optimal service and performance.
Jamie earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary education and double majored with broadcasting communications from Kean University in Union, NJ. She also holds an MBA in project management from Capella University. She came to PHA having worked in several important roles which required both an attention to detail and ability to see the larger system issues.
When Jamie isn’t working, she enjoys being with her husband and two boys. She loves to run, play volleyball and do strength training. She also loves anything that involves a good cup of coffee. Oh, and did we mention that she authored a children’s book about her father?!
Front Office Administrator
Meredith is fascinated by all things wellness and is delighted to be working with Psychotherapy & Healing Associates after spending time in the early childhood education field. She is married to Zac and has two sons. She is a self-described “crunchy mama in-training.” In her free time, Meredith enjoys spending time outside, baking delicious goodies, seeing concerts and reading.
Patient Insurance and Billing Coordinator
Carrie is our multitasking queen who helps us run smoothly with her immensely talented organizational skills and shining personality. She has a wide range of responsibilities to help our office run smoothly. Once you complete your new patient insurance form, Carrie begins the process to check your insurance and get you scheduled with a therapist that best fits your needs. When she isn’t coordinating with new patients, she is assisting with patient billing. Outside of PHA Carrie enjoys yoga, reading, painting, running, horseback riding and traveling with her fiance. She holds a BA in studio art, art history, and psychology.
Independent Office Admin Professional
Andrea assists with patient intake, billing, claims filing and general office administration. She has an educational background in Sociology and a professional background in Healthcare Administration. She has three children and enjoys biking, yoga, cooking and traveling to her family’s farm where she grows veggies and raises free-range chicken and grass-fed beef.
Kelly Newcomer is the editor of our blog and e-newsletter. She also manages our social media campaigns. If you have news pertaining to postpartum issues, infertility, perinatal loss, parenting and/or family life, you may send to her at email@example.com. Kelly has a background designing branding materials and social media marketing for Minneapolis arts and social justice groups including Powderhorn Art Fair, National Lawyers Guild, Kalpulli KetzalCoatlicue, and the Wedge Neighborhood News. Kelly is a mixed media artist and her work can be viewed at http://www.etsy.com/shop/kellynewcomer. She’s also a proud mom of two energetic boys with lots of experience dealing with family caregiving issues of autism and Alzheimers
Meet Teddy, aka “T-dog”, a gentle, 3 year-old goldendoodle. He is completely hypoallergenic – even to the most allergic and asthmatic folks, and does not shed. His job at the clinic is to help lower the blood pressure of all who enter the West Calhoun office. He is often seen napping, and gets so excited to meet visitors, he can hardly stand it!