Scott Dillon brings nearly 30 years of healthcare practice management experience to DCCS.  For the past 25 years, Mr. Dillon focused on Emergency Physician and Hospitalist Practice Management, during which time he has held various senior management, operational, and business development responsibilities with some of the nation’s leading practice management firms.  Mr. Dillon co-founded one of the nation’s first multi-hospital emergency medicine practices dedicated exclusively to academic, pediatric, and tertiary emergency care.

He is a recognized leader in the growth and development of clinical outsourcing and the co-founder of Synergon, Inc., the highly successful, exclusive board-certified, emergency medicine specialty group.  He began his management career with Proctor and Gamble.

Core Skills: 
Vision/Strategic Planning, Operations Improvement, Physician Practice Operations, Leadership Development, Clinical Quality/Patient Safety, Service Excellence, Service Line Development, Population Management, Mergers/Acquisitions, Physician Alignment, Ambulatory and Physician Services, Workplace Culture Development.

Debbie Linnes has a broad background of CEO, COO and Operations leadership in health systems (CHW, SCLHS, CHI) and free-standing health systems across the country.  She brings experience in moving organizations forward to Consulting and Interim senior leadership and operating positions. Linnes Has a strong strategic and clinical background with outstanding physician relations skills.  She rejuvenates under-performing organizations and programs, raising performance and profitability and develops leadership and workplace cultures that lead to high levels performance and employee satisfaction.


Core Skills: 
Vision/Strategic Planning, Operations Improvement, Physician Practice Operations, Leadership Development, Clinical Quality/Patient Safety, Service Excellence, Service Line Development, Population Management, Mergers/Acquisitions, Physician Alignment, Ambulatory and Physician Services, Workplace Culture Development.

A 30-year Healthcare Consultant Specializing in Emergency Physician/Hospital Practice Management and Optimization.  
Scott Dillon, VP Hospital Physician Advisors 
David Capone, DCCS President & Founder, FACHE, FHFMA 

Steve Grace works in the healthcare industry on a national basis. He has led searches in both the Provider and Payer segments of the industry conducting searches from CEO through Director in virtually all functional areas.  Mr. Grace prides himself on working diligently to understand the cultural and talent needs of clients and candidates with the purpose of finding a best-fit scenario for each party. 

As VP of DCCS Interim Management & Permanent Search, his work is combined with the power of DCCS Consulting. Every placement is supported with DCCS Consulting oversight to provide stability, manage change and advance your strategic objectives.  Mr. Grace has built a reputation of consistently providing clients with seasoned healthcare executives who produce measurable results and a return on investment.


Core Skills: 
Recruitment and Talent Acquisition, Leadership Development, Interim Placement, Executive Search, Cultural Development, Active Listening, Relationship/Trust Building, Business Development, Client Management and Project Management.

Initially hired as a contractor to manage DCCS Consulting's online presence, Rhonda Punches found success very quickly. In a short amount of time, leads surfaced creating an opportunity for DCCS Consulting to generate $60,000.

Realizing what a powerful tool he’d found, David Capone of DCCS Consulting wasted no time in developing a product that would help his clients and strategic alliances as well. Together, Capone and Punches created DCCS Social Media Management.

DCCS Social Media Management is geared towards the business owner who knows that social media can make an impact on business but doesn't have the time, energy, personnel, or creative resources to manage it.


If you or someone you know of anyone that could use our services, please let us know.

DCCS Leadership

Debbie Linnes, DCCS Partner & COO, BSN, MHA, LNHA, FACHE
An Experienced Healthcare Executive Who Raises the Bar for Business Results, Market Share Growth and Clinical Quality in Complex Healthcare Organizations. 
Rhonda Punches, DCCS Sr. Marketing Coordinator
Digitial & Social Media Management 
A Successful 30 Year Healthcare Executive Recruitment Professional
Steve Grace 
VP, DCCS Interim Management & Permanent Search
A Results- Orientated Healthcare Executive and Entrepreneur with a Continuous Track Record of Successes Working within Free-Standing Community Hospitals, National Health Systems, and Consulting.  

David Capone is a values-based decision maker, strong communicator, and team builder, working with entrepreneurial skill developed in both urban and rural markets.  


  • National Healthcare Consulting experience working within the “Intensive Resource Group” Cambio, LLC.
  • National Healthcare System experience working 7 years Catholic Health East as regional health corporation CFO.
  • Thirty-years of Health System C-suite experience. 


Founded by Mr. Capone in 2010, DCCS assists healthcare organizations across the USA to improve their strategic, financial, and operational market performance.  A full service consulting company supported by a deep national network of 
senior-level independent consultants and service partners.  

Core Skills: Healthcare Administration; Governance; Finance & Treasury; Business Development; Medical Group Management; Hospital Operations; Managed Care Contracting; IT; Public Relations & Marketing; Strategic Planning; and the Development of Integrated Provider Networks.