Meet Your Expert
Kelly provides OSHA and HIPAA training and consulting to help medical and dental practices maintain compliance within their facilities. She conveys the importance of a safe environment for employees while reducing the risk of penalties for the practice. In addition to delivering training, Kelly performs mock OSHA and HIPAA audits to help clients take corrective action to help reduce the risk of penalties before they happen. She also contributes to the OSHA Bulletin and the OSHA and HIPAA compliance manuals produced by DoctorsManagement.
Kelly engages her audience with enthusiasm as she conveys the importance of employee safety and patient privacy as well as the details of protecting the practice from risks and penalties that result from OSHA and HIPAA violations. Kelly is a breath of fresh air to all who have the pleasure of working with her. Clients also appreciate that she has hands-on experience as a registered dental hygienist.
Kelly holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from East Tennessee State University and became licensed in the administration of local anesthesia and the monitoring and administration of nitrous oxide. Kelly successfully completed a course in General Industry for OSHA and is a Certified Healthcare OSHA Professional (CHOP®) through the American Academy of Provider Offices and Laboratories. She recently completed the Certified Medical Practice Manager (CMPM®) training and certification through DM University and completed her Master’s Degree in Industrial Organizational Psychology from Walden University.
Kelly was born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. She enjoys spending time with her husband and their son. She also enjoys numerous creative activities including painting, drawing, reading and singing with her Sweet Adeline’s Chorus.