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Carrie Welkis Atlanta

235 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30303




Carrie L. Nicholas-Welkis

Manager, Healthcare Consulting

Carrie Nicholas-Welkis has over 25 years of experience working in administrative and managerial leadership roles for large health systems. She is proficient in clinical operations, financial operations, practice management and business development for service line, ambulatory practice, hospital-based programs and Fortune 500 employer initiatives. Carrie has led numerous optimization projects, financial plans and program initiatives that yielded improvements in cash flow, provider/staff retention, market share, quality and service excellence.


Business consulting services

Areas of Focus

  • Practice management (ambulatory, hospital based, specialty)
  • Healthcare business operations (patient access, revenue cycle, workforce planning)
  • Academic health systems/faculty practice plans
  • Budgeting, financial planning and business development
  • Process improvement/practice optimization/LEAN initiatives
  • Provider compensation and incentive planning
  • Employer based health and well-being programing
  • Contracting (payer, center of excellence models, risk based, direct contracting)
  • EMR implementation (Cerner and Epic)




State University of New York, College at Oswego
  • Bachelor of science degree in business administration and marketing
  • Minor in psychology
Georgia State University
  • Master of business administration