Bret J. Simmons' Professional Profile

As a Health Care Consultant at Anders, Bret utilizes software to help physicians streamline their credentialing processes. Along with credentialing, he also specializes in revenue cycle improvement. Bret is passionate about the fast-paced, rapidly changing health care environment, and his experience overseeing hospital operations greatly benefits clients, both independent and hospital-employed.

Firm Info

  • Joined in 2015


  • Credentialing Software
  • Revenue Cycle Improvement

Education & Certification

  • B.S., Healthcare Management, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
  • M.S., Healthcare Administration, Lindenwood University, Belleville, IL
  • Certified Revenue Cycle Representative, Healthcare Financial Management Association

Professional Organizations

  • Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
    • St. Louis Chapter Golf Committee
  • American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
    • Member
  • American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM) Missouri Chapter
    • Communications Chair
    • Membership Committee

Community Leadership

  • Nurses for Newborns
    • Young Professionals Board Member


  • Outstanding Contributions to the Greater St. Louis Chapter, HFMA (2017)
  • ACHE Graduate Student of the Year (2015)


  • Pricing Transparency and Front End Collections to Improve Your Financial Viability
    • League of Healthcare Experts Event, April 2016