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Lynn Asher 
Nurse Consultant

Lynn Asher is a registered nurse and consultant based in Dallas. She has expertise in the areas of clinical compliance, research billing, reimbursement appeals, utilization management and audit plan development.

She recently coordinated a research billing compliance consulting project for an academic medical center, reviewing and supervising all aspects of the organization’s research patient identification process, charge capture review, chart review and invoicing for approximately $75 million in research charges. She has acted as a clinical subject matter expert for government investigations which involve the development of audit processes, identification of supporting documents and collaboration with counsel in preparation for meetings with the government.

Lynn also has experience performing organizational assessments to evaluate readiness for Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) audits, developing and implementing audit plans to monitor quality of services and medical necessity documentation, and addressing clinical compliance matters at all levels of the organization in conjunction with corporate legal, outside legal and other corporate departments.

Prior to her consulting career, Lynn served for 13 years as Corporate Senior Director at Tenet Healthcare where she addressed quality issues impacting corporate clinical compliance, created programs to provide identification, resolution and oversight of regulatory concerns, coordinated resolution with legal counsel and numerous other corporate departments.  She has extensive experience developing procedures to respond to and prevent denial of payment from various payors.

Lynn received BA degrees in anthropology and nursing from Indiana University and her MHA from Texas Woman’s University. She is a licensed registered nurse in the State of Texas.