The 4MedPlus Corporation, based in Chicago, IL, was founded in 2010 to address the growing need in the professional healthcare communities for clear, unbiased, self-paced online training. 4MedPlus has assembled an experienced staff, subject-matter-expert (SME) channel, advisory board and national network of distribution partners to help support their ongoing educational mission.
4MedPlus training leverages multimedia modular learning to engage providers, managers, consultants, students and staff level employees, challenged to stay abreast of dynamic government programs, technology and compliance regulations in healthcare. Courses are assembled into accredited titles and bundled into complete learning paths for distribution through schools, universities, nonprofit organizations and corporate training programs to meet workforce development needs. Companion 4MedProPlus content is curated from a select group of forward thinking partners to add upskill, soft-skill, business skill and role-ready learning paths to diversify the growing catalog.
David Gorter: Chief Executive Officer, Corporate President
David is a serial entrepreneur and visionary investor with almost 30 years of hands-on experience in enterprise oversight and investment in educational support ventures. In addition, Mr. Gorter has served on numerous academic boards and brings a wealth of educational management history to his oversight role with 4MedPlus Corporation.
Wendy Whitmore Gaza: Chief Learning Officer
Wendy has more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare and information technology training industries. She currently acts as the Chief Learning Officer for the 4Medplus Corporation. Her experience includes extensive e-learning design, strategic development; SME recrruitment and organizational staff management.
Sarah Glynn: Chief Operations Officer
Sarah has extensive experience in both the life sciences and healthcare verticals. As the Chief Operations Officer for 4MedPlus, Sarah is responsible for all corporate operations, financial management and content distribution. Sarah also manages distributor relations and acts as the corporate liaison to all accrediting bodies.
Melanie Bender: Manager of Visual Design
Melanie has developed many critically successful educational websites in her 25+ years as a designer. She is also an accomplished mobile designer with a projects featured on Apple’s iTunes store as “New and Noteworthy educational apps”. She has contributed significantly to the look and feel of the 4MedPlus and 4ProPlus brands.
Majid Eslamijam: Manager of Video/Audio Design and Production
Majid is a skilled animation designer with 16+ years of experience in video production, 10 years in 3D (3DMax, C4D, Maya) and special effects with a special expertise in creating a variety of computer graphic arts and compositing. His intuitive design skills contribute a unique creativity to the 4MedPlus learning model.
Donna Grindle, CHPC (SME): Content Developer: Cybersecurity Subjects
Donna’s 25 years of compliance experience has included programming, project management, training and titles such as Programming Manager, Director of Operations and Vice President of Operations before starting her own security company (Kardon Compliance) in 1998.
Mike Semel, CHSP, CBCP (SME): Content Developer: HIPAA and HealthT Security Subjects
Mike is a Certified Business Continuity Professional, HIPAA Professional, HIPAA Administrator, Security Compliance Specialist, and Health IT Specialist. He has managed tech companies for over 30 years; served as Chief Information Officer (CIO) for a Critical Access hospital and a K-12 school district.
Joy Rios, MBA (SME): Content Developer: MACRA-MIPS and Government Incentive Subjects
Joy has managed compliance and incentive programs for clients for many years. She has successfully attested on behalf of multiple medical sites for MU and is an industry leader in the field. She is a skilled senior project manager with areas of expertise including EHR configuration & customization and MACRA/MIPS training.
Trisha Conway, RN, BSN, (SME): Content Developer: Health IT, Reimbursement and Compliance Subjects
Trisha Conway is the founder of (eHealth Consulting). With 24+ years of nursing and IT experience, she is well suited to bridge the great divide between technology and clinical practice. A graduate of the University of North Carolina, Trisha has worked in Medicare compliance and billing and health informatics.
Jennifer Cimbala, LMHC/LCAC (SME): Content Developer: Behavioral Health and Addiction Subjects
Jennifer Cimbala is a practicing Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and Licensed Clinical Addictions Counselor (LCAC). She has edited mental health focused content for 4MedPlus and reviews all compliance related content in areas of addiction and medical practice in behavioral health.