Nicole Y.


Senior Manager | PMP



“Perfection is not attainable. But if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.”

- Vince Lombardi

An expert healthcare consultant with policy compliance and project management experience

A Senior Manager in our Government Consulting Group, Nicole Y. Becnel has 14 years of experience in project management, requirements definition, system design, development, testing, and certification for large health information enterprise systems.

As a healthcare IT professional and an expert in healthcare consulting, Nicole offers her clients guidance on information technology projects, Affordable Care Act (ACA) and other policy compliance, certification planning initiatives, and MITA. She is currently working in West Virginia overseeing the State’s Medicaid Enterprise Systems implementation projects.

Before coming to BerryDunn, Nicole’s previous experience involved providing project management and subject matter expertise for a large Medicaid Enterprise System (MES) implementation and certification project. Nicole managed other large and complex configuration projects and brought expertise to implementation initiatives, including conversion, reporting, and interface development. She has also served in a quality management and configuration management capacity for multiple MES projects.

Experience Highlights:

Nicole helps clients with a variety of issues including:

  • Information technology
  • Project and change management
  • HIPAA compliance
  • ACA compliance
  • Medicaid Enterprise Systems planning, implementation, and certification
  • Provider management
  • Certification planning
  • Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA)


When It Comes to RFP Requirements, More Is Not Always Better


  • CMS Advanced Planning Document (APD) Funding: Time Tracking and Reportingpresented to the Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference (MESC)
  • Healthcare Reform: Cost Sharing
  • Healthcare Reform: Alternative Benefit Plan (ABP)
  • Healthcare Reform: Medically Frail
  • Project Status Reporting: Best Practices

Memberships and Committees:

National Association of Professional Women


  • PMP