Lori Baker


Lori serves PYA’s Compliance Advisory Services team as a manager.  She has nearly two decades of experience providing consulting services to a variety of organizations, including physician clinics/organizations, health systems, long-term acute care (LTAC) hospitals, physicians at teaching hospitals, home health agencies, hospice settings, acute care hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and rehab facilities, as well as inpatient and outpatient psychiatric facilities.  Lori has provided extensive coding and billing advice and assistance to hospitals and physicians as it relates to behavioral health and post-acute services.  She is proficient in provider coding and documentation education, coding assessments, appeal assistance, and expert testimony.

She earned a Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management from the University of Mississippi. Lori is a Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Health Care Auditor-Facility (CHCA-F), Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA).