Administration

Jane Rouse, RN, MS, CCM, CRC, CDMS, LPC - President

Southern Rehab Jane Rouse-blogAs one of the founders of Southern Rehab Network, Jane focuses on corporate development.

With more than 30 years as a rehabilitation professional, Jane has broad experience implementing strategic plans that guide organizational direction. Specializing in insurance, risk management, and rehabilitation services, she works with companies for provision of case management, worker’s compensation, and insurance claims.

Southern Rehab Network is a team of professionals providing medical/vocational restoration and managed care through a variety of services. Helping employers, insurance providers, and families access information and resources, Southern Rehab works with experts to provide the most precise and appropriate solution to solve client needs.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered Nurse in the State of North Carolina
  • Certified Case Manager
  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Certified Disability Management Specialist
  • Licensed Professional Counselor

Education

  • Masters of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling,  East Carolina University
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, East Carolina University

Vicki Hewitt, RN, MSN, CCM - Vice President

vhmVicki has been with Southern Rehab since 2011.

As Vice President, Vicki ensures legal compliance with ACA requirements according to federal standards. This includes oversight of the Human Resources program.

She is responsible for monitoring compliance with URAC certification and the recertification process. Vicki also functions in the role of Senior Clinical Consultant and monitors quality improvement plans that have a clinical focus.

Vicki has more than 20 years experience as a Registered Nurse including direct case management with experience in catastrophic injuries, burns, mental health, chronic pain, and traumatic brain injuries.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered nurse licensed in the state of North Carolina
  • Certified Case Manager
  • Certified Brain Injury Specialists

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing from North Carolina Central University
  • Masters in Nursing from the University of Phoenix

Jodi Nolf, RN, CRRN, CCM, CLCP - Director of Clinical Services

Jodie NolfJodie has been with Southern Rehab since 2000.

Jodie is the Director of Clinical Services and is primarily responsible for the leadership and direct supervision of the medical and vocational case management supervisors. She assists the team to understand business objectives and that the work product is essential to the achievement of company objectives, goals, and vision.

Jodie has more than 25 years as a rehabilitation professional with experience in medical case management and expertise in catastrophic injuries, burns, orthopaedic injuries, and traumatic brain injuries.

Jodie is also a Certified Life Care Planner and is proficient in medical cost projections.

Licenses and Certification

  • Registered nurse in the state of North Carolina
  • Certified Registered Rehabilitation Nurse
  • Certified Case Manager
  • Certified Life Care Planner

Education

  • Associate of Science in Nursing from Shenandoah University in Winchester Virginia

Jayne Kearney - Director of Information Technology

Jayne has been with Southern Rehab since 2005.

She has expertise in hardware development and IT/Networking. She also has experience with Windows, SQL and VMWare, Exchange Server/Outlook and Crystal Reports. 

Licenses and Certifications

  • Certified Time Matters Specialist
  • Apple Developer

Experience

  • Apple MAC OS
  • Apple iOS

Education

  • Graduate of ECPI in Computer Technology

Location 

Jayne works out of the main office in Raleigh, N.C.

Solvakia Lemon - Office Manager

Solvakia joined Southern Rehab in November 2014.

Previously, served as a claims specialist determining validity and compensability of workers’ compensation claims.

Location

Solvakia works in the Raleigh home office.

Cyndi Reaves - Billing Manager

Cyndi has been with Southern Rehab since 1991.

She has previous billing experience in a hospital/medical setting. She maintains attendance at area workshops regarding computer and billing technology to enhance her expertise.

Location

She works out of the main office in Raleigh, N.C.

Dawne Terry - Executive Secretary

Dawne has been with Southern Rehab since 2003.

She has 30 years of experience in administrative assistance with additional expertise in customer service, computer data entry and Time Matters data system.

Location

Dawne works out of the main office in Raleigh, N.C.

Denise Kimball - Human Resource Specialist

Denise Joined Southern Rehab in 2015.

In addition to human resources management, Denise also coordinates the scheduling of our Continuing Education Classes and submits information to the N.C. Department of Insurance.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Business, University of Phoenix Axia College

Location

Denise works out of the main office in Raleigh, N.C.

Mary Pisani, M.Ed. - Supervisory Assistant

Mary has been with Southern Rehab since 2007.

She has 30+ years of experience in the rehab field, having worked as a certified vocational case manager and as a case manager in a rehab hospital.  She has done private counseling and worked with the mentally ill.

Education

  • M.Ed. degree in Counseling from Florida Atlantic University
  • BA in Psychology, Florida State University

Location

Mary works out of the main office in Raleigh, N.C.

Terri Williams - Administrative Assistant

Terri joined Southern Rehab in 2016.

Location

Terri works in the Raleigh home office.

Lynn Norris, BS - Director of Marketing

Lynn_Headshots_WebLynn has been with Southern Rehab since 1998.

She has many years of experience in acquisition and service marketing, as well as account and sales management. She has expertise in public relations, customer service and product promotion.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Marketing/Merchandising from Mars Hill College in Mars Hill, N.C.

Service Area

  • Central and Western North Carolina; National marketing

Contact

Phone: 704-614-2121
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Lee Lyon, RN, M.Ed., CCM - Account Representative Central and Eastern North Carolina

LeeLyonLee has been with Southern Rehab since November 2005.

Lee understand the needs of insurance adjusters having served as both a rehabilitation nurse and account representative for more than 10 years. She has expertise in orthopaedics, mental health and traumatic brain injury.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered nurse in the state of North Carolina
  • Certified Case Manager

Education

  • Nursing degree from Sandhills Community College in Pinehurst, N.C.
  • Bachelors of Science in Therapeutic Recreation, University of Georgia in Athens, GA
  • Masters in Education in Rehabilitation Counseling from University of Georgia in Athens, GA

Contact

Phone: 919-630-5579
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Dawn Thomas, RN, BSN, MBA, CCM - Account Representative South Carolina

DLTDawn joined Southern Rehab in November, 2014.

With a Master’s degree in business administration, Dawn understands the needs of insurance adjusters. She also brings expertise in cardiac, neurological and medical/surgical rehabilitation, having served as an RN.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered nurse in the state of South Carolina

Education

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Medical University of South Carolina
  • Masters in Business Administration – George Washington University

Contact

Phone: 843-480-3505
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Anne Thompson, RN, CCM - Director of Education

Anne ThompsonAnne Thompson is one of the founding partners of Southern Rehab.

Anne has many years of experience as a medical case manager and recently retired from case management. She remains on staff as Director of Education for our Continuing Education Program.

Anne oversees and teaches a large part of our Continuing Education Program – Southern Soup (Southern Rehab’s Own Unique Presentations).

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered nurse in the state of North Carolina
  • Certified Case Manager

Education 

  • Nursing degree from Medical University of South Carolina