Patricia (Patty) Crawford is the President & Founder of LTCPCMS, located outside of Richmond, Va. She has extensive experience managing patient account departments and billing all payers in a variety of settings including Medicare, Medicaid, hospice, VA, workers compensation, and third-party insurances.
Crawford's strength of knowledge and experience in the insurance industry has brought strong financial and reimbursement experience to the pharmacy industry. Her consulting business offers pharmacy reimbursement expertise to all levels of the pharmaceutical industry, including drug manufacturers, attorneys, independent pharmacies, and regulatory bodies.
Crawford has also worked within pharmacy organizations to develop workflow efficiencies, lean processes, technology and automation processes, reimbursement strategies, and business design. With the help of her team, Crawford assists more than 1,500 nursing facilities with their pharmaceutical needs. She is currently assisting in the development of 150 pharmacies in the long-term care industry.