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Facility Development and Management, LLC

Edward P. Hetrick, President of Facility Development and Management, LLC (FDM) has over 20 year’s experience in the healthcare industry.  Mr. Hetrick has held management positions in major teaching institutions in the New York metropolitan area as well as a consulting position within the healthcare division of a big six accounting firm. 

Prior to founding FDM, Mr. Hetrick was Vice President in Healthcare Facilities Management, LLC, a firm that specializes in reimbursement consulting for physicians and outpatient hospital accounts.  Mr. Hetrick continues in this position today.

Mr. Hetrick was the Director of Operations Management at a major teaching institution in New York City.  While in this position, he conducted reviews and analyses, developed recommendations for departmental procedures, automated systems, manual systems, staffing and training to improve efficiency and maximize revenue for the clinical departments.  Within the same institution, he also held the position of Operating Room Administrator for the 30 Operating Room Suite.  As OR Administrator, Mr. Hetrick worked with the chairmen of the surgical departments and senior hospital management to develop new policies and improve the efficiency of the operating rooms.  He also oversaw the final construction and planned and implemented the move into a new operating room suite that consisted of over 25 operating rooms of various specialties.

Throughout his career, Mr. Hetrick has been involved in the planning, design and selection, as well as the implementation, of both manual and automated systems.   While with the consulting firm, he implemented ADT and Patient Accounting systems and during his employment at the hospital he was intimately involved with systems for the Operating Rooms, QA/UR, Medical Records, Outpatient Clinics, Pharmacy and Home Care.

While employed at a nationally recognized cancer treatment center, Mr. Hetrick focused his efforts on Grants and Contract Management.  As Director, he held the responsibility for the dispersion and auditing of $50 million in research funds.

Mr. Hetrick received his B.S. from the United States Military Academy at West Point.  He holds an M.B.A. from Columbia University School of Business, and an M.P.H. in Hospital Administration from Columbia University School of Public Health.

Additionally, he has taught graduate level courses in Management Information Systems at Columbia University School of Public Health and Healthcare Economics at Sacred Heart University Graduate School of Business. In 1996 he was selected by HCFA to sit on the Clinical Experts Panel for the development of practice expense relative value units for the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule.

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