Credentialing/Enrollment

The Credentialing and Provider Enrollment department has the following functions within the UF Health system:

  • Assures the Medical Staff at UF Health meets its responsibilities as delineated in the policies of the hospital, the Bylaws, Rules & Regulations of the Medical Staff, and other requirements as designated through state and federal legislation, and licensure and accreditation standards.
  • Assures credentialing verification for all credentialed providers throughout the UF Health system that meets accreditation and statutory requirements and managed care delegated credentialing agreements, as appropriate.
  • Assures enrollment of all Faculty Group Practice providers with federal and state payers.

Governing Documents


Contacts

UF Health Shands Medical Staff AdministrationPO Box 100371
Gainesville, FL 32610-0371
Telephone: (352) 265-0301
Fax: (352) 265-0627 

Ameen Baker,  Director,  Medical Staff Administration

Christine Robateaw-Linan,  Manager, Medical Staff Administration

Mikel Sprawling-Holmes
Provider Enrollment Supervisor

  • Oversees the provider enrollment function
  • Assist with Managed Care audit process

Patty Fought
Provider Enrollment Analyst

  • Provides information regarding housestaff registration with Medicare as ordering and referring providers
  • Processes provider enrollment applications for federal and state payers

Gina Green

Credentialing/Provider Enrollment Analyst

  • Processes initial credentialing applications
  • Processes provider enrollment applications for federal and state payers
  • Coordinates credentialing reappointments

Melody Grzych
Medical Staff Operations Analyst

  • Reviews credentialing applications
  • Manages reports and MSOW processes
  • Department liaison

D’Angela T. Hutchinson

Credentialing/Provider Enrollment Analyst

  • Processes initial credentialing applications
  • Processes provider enrollment applications for federal and state payers

Heather Lawton
Credentialing/Provider Enrollment Analyst

  • Coordinates credentialing reappointments

Michele Miller
Credentialing/Provider Enrollment Analyst

  • Processes initial credentialing applications
  • Processes provider enrollment applications for federal and state payers

Hemaxi ‘Hena’ Patel
Credentialing/Provider Enrollment Analyst

  • Processes initial credentialing applications
  • Processes provider enrollment applications for federal and state payers

Barbara Perez Rodriguez
Medical Staff Administrative Assistant

  • Provides Administrative support
  • Oversight of expirable process

Colleen Rutledge
Credentialing/Provider Enrollment Analyst

  • Coordinates OPPE and FPPE process
  • Coordinates Status Change process

Website Contact

Barbara Perez Rodriguez