Dr. Paul Chiang, Senior Medical and Practice Advisor

Paul Chiang, MDDr. Chiang focuses his time on developing curriculum, teaching current and future providers and presenting locally and nationally on the value of home-based primary care.

In addition to his role at HCCI, Dr. Chiang serves as Medical Director for HomeCare Physicians (HCP), a suburban Chicago practice focused on delivering care to medically complex patients in their homes. HCP has made more than 123,000 house calls to home- limited patients since its founding in 1997, and Dr. Chiang has personally made over 35,000 house calls to more than 3,300 patients during his 21-year career. His practice and wor k have been featured on ABC News Chicago and in northeast Illinois’ Daily Herald. In 2014, Central DuPage Hospital named him as one of 50 Unsung Heroes. In October 2019, Dr. Chiang received the “House Call Doctor of the Year” award from the American Academy of Home Care Medicine.

Dana Crosby, Senior Director, Engagement & Practice Development

Dana Crosby

Dana brings a 20+ year portfolio of success driving business, human resources, and consulting strategies, functions, and initiatives for organizations across diverse industries. In her role at HCCI, she utilizes her skills and experience to lead practice development and engagement activities, inclusive of consulting services, the HCCIntelligence™ program, pilot projects, and initiatives focused on engaging and developing professionals delivering home-based care. Before joining HCCI, Dana led a global Human Capital Management consulting and implementation services practice with a portfolio inclusive of Fortune 500 companies. Dana holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in both Business Administration and Psychology and a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace certification. Along with her experience, she brings a personal passion and professional commitment to the mission of HCCI.

Tarsher L. Thimes, Manager, Practice Development

Tarsher Thimes has 30+ years in Healthcare Administration Management specializing in the fields of Practice Management and Revenue Cycle Management. Adept in the field of Managed Care, Tarsher has worked in high-performance settings including United Healthcare and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield. Her experience working with providers in RCM and Practice Management in Hospitals, Clinics, Primary Care Groups, and Ambulatory Surgery Center have gained her a unique ability to integrate and disseminate protocols and standards. Throughout her career in Healthcare Management Tarsher has worked to improve processes in patient access, patient financial services, as well as healthcare information technology. Over the years she has worked to bridge the gap between people and technology to produce high-quality, cost-effective service solutions for healthcare providers and organizations. Tarsher is passionate about the mission of HCCI and dedicated to improving patient care.

Sarah Briciu, Senior Specialist, Outreach & Engagement

Sarah presents over 6 years of experience working in the Healthcare Industry. Throughout her various roles, she has been successful at providing administrative and operational support within various healthcare practice models, as well as providing patient care as a certified Nursing Assistant. In her previous HCCI role as Education Specialist, she led the coordination of essential HCCI education deliverables related to planning, executing, and evaluating HCCI education initiatives. Sarah brings a passion for the successful delivery of valuable patient care, a commitment to client satisfaction, and in depth knowledge of HCCI resources.