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              Office Manager                                                                                                                         Office Assistant

                        Kizzy Ruffin



  Kizzy Ruffin is a long term employee of VPN. She has been with the company for over 6 years and has managed the front office virtually unassisted for most of her tenure. She is a very organized and efficient individual and has a passion for being a part of a team that cares for the elderly. She is often overheard talking and seen listening to a patient who just wants to have someone to talk to.



Billing Staff


 Frances Cole   Sallie Carter   Krista Springstead




 Frances Cole is a billing clerk who has been billing for over 6 years. She is very efficient and accurate and takes pride in the part she plays in achieving prompt payment and in maintaining greater than a 90% collection rate.


Sallie Carter is the Billing manager and has been billing home visits for 15 years. She is also  efficient and accurate. Sallie is a resource for the other staff members on the billing side. She also prides herself on the high rate of collections and enjoys the challenge of handling the tough cases.


Krista  Springstead is responsible for payroll, financial reporting, and accounts payable for the office. She also assists with billing and posting. Krista has over 6 years of experience in the billing department as well and is instrumental in keeping excellent financial records for the office.                      









  Kathleen Dedrick


    Kathy is the newest member of the team. She has very quickly learned the routines of the front office and is a welcome addition and support to Kizzy. Kathy and Kizzy compliment each other and either one can handle calls from patients, family members, and other health care providers.






Administrative Staff


 Arthur Carter, R.N. B.S.N.




 Arthur Carter is the administrator for the company. He is responsible for overseeing all administrative functions of the office.

and  has over 15 years of experience in the management of physician house call programs. He has been on the  Visiting Physicians Network team for five years.