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Endorsed Partners

This listing refers to Corporate Members who have taken the time to extend their relationship by submitting references and fulfilling the verification process administered by the staff and board of directors at TORCH Management Services.

We are pleased to extend this public recognition to these vendors and we appreciate their strong support of TORCH member hospitals.


Advanced Imaging Management
Lynn W. Williams, President
3027 Marina Bay Drive, Suite 201
League City, TX 77573
Phone: 832-296-9361
Fax: 832-415-2558

Web Site:
Member Since: 5/30/2014

Type of Business: Diagnostic Imaging solutions including Shared Services, Interim Mobiles, and Fixed Site answers for modalities such as MRI, CT, C-ARM, Ultrasound, PET/CT, Bone Density, and imaging support products.
Availity – (RevPoint, nTelagent)
Rob Powers
PO Box 550857
Jacksonville, FL 32255-0857
Cell: 317-814-6419
or 1-800-AVAILITY(282.4548)

Web Site:
Member Since: 2/28/2011

Type of Business: As an industry-leading, HITRUST-certified health care information technology company, Availity acts as an electronic healthcare gateway with respect to real-time web and other electronic healthcare transactions between and among payers, hospitals, providers and their agents and operates an electronic system to facilitate such transactions. RealMed is a clearing house that provides revenue cycle enhancing services through its web based application, including eligibility inquires, translating ad forwarding claims to the appropriate payers, claims status functionality, delivery of ERAs and posting.
BKD, LLP - Dallas
Tom Watson
14241 Dallas Parkway, Ste 1100
Dallas, TX 75254
Phone: 972-392-7400
Fax: 972-702-0673

Web Site:
Member Since: 1/1/2004

BKD, LLP - Waco
Michael L. Oatman, CPA, ABV
7901 Woodway Drive, Ste 100
Waco, TX 76712
Phone: 254-776-8244
Fax: 254-776-8277

Web Site:
Member Since: 5/18/1990

Type of Business: BKD is the CPA and advisory firm of choice for more than 500 hospitals and healthcare systems.
Dude Solutions
Dude Solutions
Billy Burnet, Healthcare & Senior Living Marketing Manager
11000 Regency Pkwy, Suite 110
Cary, NC 27518
Phone: 919-674-8546

Web Site:
Member Since: 4/30/2014

Type of Business: Dude Solutions understands the unique challenges being faced by healthcare organizations today. Our simple, yet powerful operations management solutions cover everything from maintenance, environmental services, surveys, inspections, and EOC rounding to PO and inventory, capital planning and more. These solutions help provide critical insight into compliance metrics and trends, productivity, costs and financial planning, all from your computer or a mobile device. We focus on solving your biggest operational challenges, so you can focus where you need to most - creating a safe and secure environment for your patients.
Durbin & Company, LLP
Brandon Durbin
2950 50th Street
Lubbock, TX 79413
Phone: 806-791-1591
Fax: 806-791-3974

Web Site:
Member Since: 9/10/1990

Type of Business: Healthcare audits and reimbursement for clinical services, home health, skilled, psych and rehab units, critical access hospitals and other operational consulting.
FirstChoice Cooperative
Ron Kethan
4815 Troup Hwy
Tyler, TX 75703
Phone: 903-594-2522
Fax: 903-594-2531

Web Site:
Member Since: 1/1/2000

Type of Business: Member-owned group purchasing organization where all benefits are returned to the members.
Government Capital Corporation
Tara Clawson
345 Miron Drive
Southlake, TX 76092
Phone: 817-722-0242
Fax: 817-488-8477

Web Site:
Member Since: 2/15/2005

Type of Business: Providing financing solutions for all essential personal property and equipment. We can also assist with Capital Improvement Projects and Related Planning.
Healthcare Resource Group (HRG)
Terry Bumpus, Dir of Business Development
12610 E Mirabeau Pkwy, Ste 800
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
Phone: 615-308-3182
Fax: 509-628-5207

Web Site:
Member Since: 10/27/2014

Type of Business: HRG is a consulting firm that assumes responsibility (outsourcing) for the management and operations of hospital health information management departments including coding, transcription, clinical and physician documentation and audits, release information, policy and procedure development, vendor relations management, revenue cycle, A/R projects and other related services to hospitals throughout Texas.

Taylor Keen, Regional Director
209 10th Ave South, Ste 450
Nashville, TN 37205
Phone: 615-844-2531
Cell: 865-712-1528

Web Site:
Member Since: 1/5/2011

Type of Business: Provides primary patient, employee, physician, and community image survey research and improvement services for over 1,100 clients nationwide.

HealthSure Insurance Services, Inc.
Barry Couch
5900 Southwest Parkway, Building 2 Ste 200
Austin, TX 78735
Phone: 888-665-1539
Direct: 512-292-3315

Web Site:
Member Since: 1/19/2005

Type of Business: TORCH endorsed insurance program manager providing all lines of insurance including professional liability, property, D&O, general liability, automobile, workers compensation, group medical benefits and self insurance alternatives.
Paul Torres, Chief Strategy Officer, President of Integrated Facilities Management
216 E 4th St
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 800-229-2028 ext. 278

Web Site:
Member Since: 4/4/2014

Type of Business: HHS offers Environmental Services, Culinary & Nutrition Solutions, Facilities Management, Linen Utilization Management, Patient Transportation Management, Patient Flow Software Technology, Clinical & Biomedical Engineering.
Hunter Pharmacy Services, Inc.
J. Michael Hunter, RPh
3420 Executive Ctr Dr., #100
Austin, TX 78731
Phone: 512-346-9296
Fax: 512-343-1060

Web Site:
Member Since: 3/21/1997

Type of Business: Hospital Pharmacy Management, Consulting Services, & Remote Order Entry, Remote Prescription Approval System (RePAS) and Patient Counseling.
Ideal Protein of America, Inc.
Jay Sykes
1170 E. Shenandoah Dr.
Boise, ID 83712
Phone: 225-603-3345
Fax: 225-208-1220

Web Site:
Member Since: 10/01/2015

Clinical Services: Ideal Protein is a health and wellness solutions company focused on the clinical market. IP has developed an all-natural medical grade glucose control / weight loss method (based on current research and published studies) that helps patients achieve weight loss goals and maintain the results long term. IP offers the Method and related products only to healthcare professionals and currently has over 3,700 healthcare practices administering the program.
Meduit (f/k/a Med A/Rx)
Lisa Keffer
702 N. Waddill St.
McKinney, TX 75069
Cell: 972-998-7335

Web Site:
Member Since: 8/6/2007

Type of Business:Meduit provides a suite of services to help healthcare clients make end-to-end improvements in the performance of the revenue cycle, including, bad debt collections, consulting, denials management, data analytics tools, and a hybrid extended business office model that is very different than traditional early out services.
Peak Performance Physicians, LLC
John W. McDaniel, MHA
909 Poydras Street, Ste 2600
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-522-2014

Web Site:
Member Since: 11/12/2012

Professional & Program Consulting: As physician practice advisors, we provide value to our clients by offering solutions for improving operational performance, focusing on enhancing patient care services and increasing profitability.

Reed,Claymon, Meeker & Hargettt, PLLC.
Kevin Reed, J.D.
5608 Parkcrest Dr., Ste 200
Austin, TX 78731
Phone: 512-660-5960
Fax: 512-660-5979

Web Site:
Member Since: 3/16/1992

Type of Business: Counseling healthcare entities on operational, regulatory compliance and transactional issues for over 25 years.

Southwest Medical Associates, Inc.
Grant Douglass
638 East Market Street
Rockport, TX 78382
Phone: 800-929-4854

Web Site:
Member Since: 10/20/1995

Type of Business: An established emergency department management group providing services to healthcare facilities throughout Texas and the Southwest for more than 30 years. SWMA specializes in physician staffing for rural hospitals.
THA Retirement Plan
Lea Anne Porter, VP
1108 Lavaca, Ste 700
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 512-465-1544
Fax: 512-692-1858

Web Site:
Member Since: 3/23/2009

Type of Business: Administrative and Financial Services - A management team of nationally knows consultants and professionals support the THARP system and provides turnkey services for participants. THARP provides defined benefits and defined contribution retirement plans.
The Bratton Firm
R. Louis Bratton, JD
1100 B Guadalupe St.
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 512-477-8772

Web Site:
Member Since: 2017

Subrogation Services: The Bratton Firm Subrogation Services is a legal firm providing turnkey third-party recovery services for hospitals and health plans throughout Texas and nationwide, specializing in hospital liens and assignments. The Bratton Firm utilizes attorneys for this services and charge on a contingency fee basis. Mr. Bratton is a known expert who assisted in writing the healthcare Subrogation law in Texas in 2014.
UBEO Business Services f/k/a DOCUmation
Rex Engelhardt, Vice President
2112 Rutland Dr Suite 140
Austin, Texas 78758
Cell: 512-415-5791
Office: 512-672-4431
Fax: 512-491-0828

Web Site:

Type of Business: Office Technology Services. Ubeo performs a Business Technology Assessment to determine the optimum solution for your organization. Ubeo provides Print Fleet/ Copier Management, Electronic Document Management Solutions, High Volume Production Print Services, and other office technology services.
Voice Products

Voice Products, Inc.
Dean Tullis
Randy Rawlinson
8555 E. 32nd Street
Wichita, KS 67226
Phone: 800-466-1152
Cell: 469-387-1949

Web Site:
Member Since: 11/11/2013

Type of Business: Provider with local service personnel supporting Speech Recognition, Coding Solutions: (CAC computer-assisted coding software, DocAssist automatically codes PCS ICD-10 procedures and Core Measures software) including Dictation & Transcription products. In business for 25 years with 24/7 live support and rated “Best in KLAS” Speech Recognition in 2012, 2013, and 2014 and Best in Business Award for last six years.

Wilco Data
Jay Cassidy
9131 Saddle Horn Court
Prosper, TX 75078
Phone: 214-250-4994
Cell: 800-975-8430

Web Site:
Member Since: 06/30/2015

Professional & Program Consulting: Wilco Data provides a turn-key solution for 340B prescription program management by providing compliance, consultation and financial reporting.


For more information about the vendor endorsement program and TMSI, please contact:
Vicki Pascasio, FACHE, FDPHM
TORCH Management Services Inc.
P.O. Box 203878
Austin, Texas 78720-3878