Lyndean Brick



  • Provider Enrollment
  • Credentialing
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Medicare Rules and Regulations


Albion College, B.A.

About Valerie

Valerie Ford is Vice President, Enrollment, with Advis. Valerie focuses on regulatory compliance and transactional work for all venues of health care. She counsels in respect to:

  • Provider Enrollment;
  • Credentialing;
  • Mergers and Acquisitions; and
  • Medicare Rules and Regulations;

Valerie is an expert in all aspects of the licensure and certification process. She works closely with:

  • Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs);
  • CMS; and
  • State Licensure & Medicaid Agencies.

Valerie provides considerable expertise to the area of Medicare and Medicaid Provider Enrollment for initial certification, changes of ownership, and changes of information.  Additionally, she is well-versed in revalidation/re-enrollment activities for all provider types.

Valerie has worked with numerous provider types, including but not limited to:

  • Ambulatory Surgical Centers;
  • Critical Access Hospitals;
  • Home Health Agencies;
  • Hospice Agencies;
  • Independent Diagnostic Testing Facilities;
  • Long Term Acute Care Hospitals;
  • Practitioners;
  • Psychiatric Hospitals;
  • Rural Health Clinics
  • Short Term Acute Care Hospitals; and
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities.

Valerie utilizes her expert knowledge to lead a team of enrollment specialists while providing education and guidance to our extensive client base regarding the regulatory processes needed for compliance and certification.

To read further about Valerie’s extensive experience, click the following link; Valerie Ford Bio.

Executive Leadership Team

Targeting your needs, we leverage our industry knowledge and leadership in healthcare and solution development to align with your specific business needs.

Our expert healthcare consultants lead the vision and direction to achieve your overall ambitions.

Lyndean Brick
Lyndean Brick Founder | President | CEO | J.D.
Robert Monroe
ROBERT MONROE Vice President | General Counsel | J.D., LL.M.
DANIEL AVANTS Vice President | J.D.
VALERIE FORD Vice President | Enrollment
MONICA HON Vice President | J.D.
RYAN YOKLEY Vice President | J.D., MHA
SUSAN MAUPIN Vice President | J.D., R.N.
CHRISTOPHER VITAS Director of Operations
MYRON BRICK Director | Strategic Communications
Ryan Bailey
RYAN BAILEY Vice President | J.D., C.H.C.
Bryan Niehaus
BRYAN NIEHAUS Vice President | J.D., C.H.C.
ANDREA GRAHAM Senior Consultant | Enrollment
Preston Sisler
PRESTON SISLER Senior Consultant | J.D.
JAKE BEECHY Senior Consultant | J.D.

CHRISTUS has enjoyed a very successful relationship with The Advis Group over the years on so many strategies and creative concepts that have richly strengthened our success and fulfillment of our mission.