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Our Team - Kenyon HomeCare Consulting


 Ginny Kenyon, RN, MN

Founder and CEO, Kenyon HomeCare Consulting

 Ginny’s knowledge and passion for helping clients achieve success defines the mission of her company. Ginny holds a Masters in Nursing Administration with minors in Business and Health Services. She worked as an administrator in Public Health, Home Health, Hospice, and Private Duty home care for the last 27 years. She has a strong background in operations and program development through her experience with the visiting nurse services, national home health companies, and working with investors in startup companies. Ginny is also a nationally published home health author and speaker

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Donna L. GrimmDonna L. Grimm, RN, BA, MS, CHC

Senior Associate

Graduate of Hamot Hospital School of Nursing, Graduate of Heidelberg College with BA in psychology, Graduate of LaSalle University with MS in Health Care Administration.

Experience includes, 2 years as school nurse-Heidelberg College, 2 years as a nursing instructor- Bowling Green Ohio, 2 years vocational instructor Health Occupations in Milan Ohio.

35 years- CEO- Community Health Professionals in Northwest Ohio- one of the co-founders of this agency. Upon retirement, this agency had 580 employees, was CHAP accredited; built 3 adult day care centers and 2 inpatient hospice centers and had 9 branches and subunits.

2 years -site surveyor for CHAP while doing independent consulting.

Served on the Ohio Council for Home Care-23 years, National Association of Homecare and Hospice for 8 years, and the Board of Review for CHAP for 9 years.

Stephanie Phillips, MBA, RNStephanie Phillips, MBA, RN

Senior Associate

Co-owner of a Company providing home health, private, and hospice consulting services developing confidence and team autonomy. Start-up, pre and post survey/accreditation preparation, education and training, administrative mentoring, program development and management, disease management, integration of home care services with managed care and insurance providers, physician relations, financial analysis and budget development, process analysis and development, interim management, quality management with tools, infection management and emergency preparedness, concierge patient/client travel escort service. Legal nurse consulting services. Access to multi-level network of qualified home care professionals.

 biopic-mark-schultzMark Schulz, Founder and Owner of Mark Schultz Consulting

Senior Associate

Mark draws on over 18 years of health care leadership experience to provide consulting and coaching that is practical, results-oriented and relevant — not theoretical. A Certified Nursing Home Administrator in Oregon and Nevada and Certified Assisted Living Administrator in Oregon, Mark has led the start up and growth of a highly successful Medicare Certified Home Health Agency. He has worked extensively as an Administrator of Medicare Certified Home Health and Homecare Private Duty agencies, and has successfully managed heavily Medicaid programs. Mark’s core strengths are in strategic planning, budget development and direct staff management. He has coached homecare executives to increase revenues and improve staff performance; partnered with IT teams and field staff to implement new point of care software systems; and, supported a wide range of organizations in designing and implementing comprehensive agency policies and procedures and navigate compliance activities.

 Sharon Fredrichs, RN, BSN, PHN, CPHQ

Senior Associate

Sharon has Thirty plus years of home health administrative and managerial experience.  She is a goal-directed, visionary leader, change agent with comprehensive application of home health regulations, national standards of home care, DPHS and JCAHO survey preparation with home health, hospice, private duty, and a home infusion pharmacy integrated into surveys. She has extensive experience with survey recovery, plans of actions, education of inter-disciplines, inter-departments, and ongoing plans and development to sustain improvements. Sharon has extensive experience as an interim manager and Executive of home health, hospice, and private duty. She is also an experienced OASIS trainer.

Shelly L Barrett MBA, BSN, RN, ET, CWCN, LMT,

Senior Associate 

Shelly has a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Bowling Green State University and a Master’s in Business and Administration from the University of Northwest Ohio. She studied at the RJ Turnball School of Enterostomal Therapy where she became an ET nurse who is certified in wound care. She later became a licensed massage therapist after completing coursework at the Dayton School of Medical Massage.

Shelly has 28 years in the hospice and home health industry ranging from clinical hands on care to senior management of an agency of 10 home health/ hospice branches, 2 adult day facilities, 2 inpatient hospice centers, and private duty out of all branches/ sub-units. Functioning as Vice President of Operations, Shelly functioned as the highest clinical administrator of the agency. Shelly can assist with preparation for accreditation/ survey with CHAP. She can assist with clinical and regulatory issues as well as personnel management. She has experience adding additional branches/ sub-units. Shelly can assist agencies with completing ADR’s and other clinical audits successfully. Shelly functions as an expert nurse witness in legal matters. Shelly has functioned on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants in cases involving malpractice and fraud to clinical documentation review, preparation of legal documents, depositions, and testimony on behalf of the clients.

Thomas Nicholas, Financial Advisor

Senior Associate

 An innovative financial consultant, Tom Nicholas is known for developing and improving accounting policies and procedures in a manner that improves efficiency, saves money, and delivers timely results. Mr. Nicholas is one of two principals at Boyd & Nicholas, a leading financial consulting firm serving home health and hospice organizations nationally. With expertise in cost report preparation, financial analysis, due diligence, accounting, and more, Mr. Nicholas contributes his knowledge to industry conferences and publications. Tom currently serves as outsourced CFO for several home health agencies and has served as interim CFO for home health agencies and hospice agencies. Prior to founding Boyd & Nicholas, he worked for another national consulting firm from 1989 to 1993, in addition to serving as a Vice President of Finance and CFO of a transportation company. Mr. Nicholas has a BS in Accounting from Pepperdine University. Tom is a QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor.

Sera Rose, RN, HCS-D Certified for ICD-10

Senior Associate

 Sera Morrow lives in Rockledge, FL with her two sons, Steven and Eric, who are ages 17 and 9.  Sera has 14 years of home health experience and is HCS-D credentialed with 9 years of home health coding experience.  She has a passion for home health and training clinicians how to accurately complete OASIS, identify primary diagnosis, and create a plan of care.

Marcy Wilhite, Senior Medical Biller/Credentialing/Pre-claim Specialist

Senior Associate

Marcy Wilhite is an experienced senior medical biller, credentialing, pre-claim review specialist with more than 20 years in the medical field focusing on Medical Billing. She has owned and operated her own medical billing company, billing home health and hospice. She is also well versed in bookkeeping practices. Marcy studied Physical Education and Sports Medicine at Saginaw Valley State University, and moved on to further her education at Eastern Michigan University.

Our Consortium

To support and strengthen our consultancies and ensure positive outcomes, Kenyon HomeCare Consulting works directly with a consortium of world-class experts in a variety of fields. Depending on organizational needs, expert support is available in:

  • Interim Management
  • CHAP & ACHC accreditation
  • Cost reporting & financial systems
  • OASIS and ICD-9 coding
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Quality Assurance systems
  • Staff and Management education, training & coaching