PMI Announces San Antonio as Host City for its 2018 National Conference for Medical Office Professionals

Practice Management Institute® (PMI) has set the dates for its largest learning event of the year in San Antonio, October 10-12. Medical practice administrators, coding, reimbursement and auditing professionals, and compliance officers are encouraged to attend. Participants will learn strategies for professional growth and guidelines for working smart in today’s complex administrative environment. PMI’s President/CEO,…

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Rochester Billing Supervisor Shares Journey to Coding Certification

“I think the medical billing field chose me instead of me choosing it,” said Tammy Cooper, a newly certified coding professional in Rochester, NY. “I started as a per diem evening receptionist after my husband urged me to get out of the house and use my brain instead of spending all day, every day with…

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How to Address Risk Adjustment for Providers and Medical Coders

Health care providers are bearing more financial risk than ever before as more commercial and government payer arrangements progress. With more Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) moving into downside risk in 2019 and many more medical groups focusing on Medicare Advantage, CPC plus, and customized commercial capitation deals, the risk adjustment of their population matters significantly.…

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Why We Host: Interview with Marjohn Riney, BA, CPME, Operations Manager, Hendrick Health Provider Network

March 9, 2018 Hendrick Health System is community-focused, not-for-profit health system located in Abilene, Texas. Since its inception in 1924, Hendrick has maintained focus on the community and its members, with deep appreciation for its value to individual growth as well as to its rich cultural climate and to the vitality of business and economy in this area. Today, the…

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