Melissa Varnavas

Associate Editorial Director, ACDIS As the Association of Clinical Documentation Integrity Specialists (ACDIS) Associate Editorial Director, I am responsible for developing an extensive line of…

Keith Stokes, M.D.

Keith Stokes, M.D. is the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Physician Educator of DocuComp®LLC – a wholly physician owned and managed consulting organization whose extensive…

Marjorie Rosen, RHIT

AHIMA Approved Revenue Cycle Trainer Marjorie Rosen is a national speaker who works closely with states to help improve the relationships between providers through advocacy…

Faye Grile

Faye Grile is a Certified Professional Coder with 23 years of experience. She is a Certified Coding Specialist-Physician(CCS-P), Certified Documentation Improvement Practitioner (CDIP) with AHIMA,…

Pam Stoelzel

Pam Stoelzel received her Bachelors in Psychology and Political Science from University of Missouri.  She went on to earn her Master Degree in Clinical Psychology…

Veronica Richardson

Veronica Richardson earned her RHIT credential in2013 after graduating from OzarksTechnical Community College in Springfield, MO. Shewent on to obtain her Bachelor’s degreein Health Information…

David Senter

David Senter is a shareholder at Young Moore in Raleigh and focuses his practice on the healthcare and transportation industries. He educates and advises clients…

Carla Ruffins

Carla Ruffins received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Record Administration from the University of Southwestern Louisiana and Master of Science Degree in Health…

Cindy Hestir, RN, CCDS

Cindy Hestir, RN, CCDS is a Clinical Documentation Integrity Specialist at the University Of Missouri Healthcare-Columbia.    She received her MS (N) from the University of…

Hillary Shayne

Hillary Shayne is the Manager of Training Initiatives at Philadelphia Works. Hillary coordinates the organization’s vocational training strategy including ensuring high quality training investments with…

April Martin

Dr. Martin is the HIM Director for Southeast Health in Cape Girardeau, MO. She is also an adjunct professor for Stephen’s College in their online…

Audrey Howard, RHIA

Audrey has 30 years of experience in Health Information Management. During her professional career, she has worked as a coder, DRG technician, coding supervisor and…

Linda Schatz, BSN, CCDS

Linda Schatz has over 35 years of professional experience in health care including neonatal, pediatric, & adult critical care, post-anesthesia care and medical-surgical nursing, nursing…

David Enevoldsen, CRCR

David Enevoldsen serves as an Associate Partner with Optum Advisory Services Provider Revenue Cycle Management Practice (formerly Advisory Board Consulting) and has been with the…

Morgan Haines

Morgan Haines is a Senior Director in the Revenue Cycle Solutions division of Optum Advisory Services. As a Senior Director, Morgan oversees Optum’s revenue cycle…

Ty Greenhalgh, HCISPP

Ty Greenhalgh is the CEO of Cyber Tygr, a company providing economical and effective privacy, compliance and cybersecurity solutions to budget conscious healthcare organizations. He…

Vickie Karras

Director, Coding Operations, Change Healthcare Vickie brings 20+ years of revenue cycle performance improvement, revenue integrity, healthcare compliance and coding operations experience. She specializes in…

Giliane Poole

Executive Director, Revenue Management Services, Change Healthcare Giliane Poole works with teams across the revenue cycle to help drive efficiencies with their processes and workflows.…

Rhonda Anderson, RHIA, QCP

Rhonda inspires others to be educated, responsive, good listeners, adaptable, and quick problem-solvers. She believes that long-term collaborations with people, facilities, and corporations leads to…

Dawn Moore

Dawn Moore is a Center Dean, at DeVry University, and has been entrusted to lead growth and retention initiatives for several locations in Atlanta. Her…

Ashley Brown, RHIA

Director of Health Information Management and the Privacy Officer for Anderson Healthcare entities including the Anderson Medical Group employed ambulatory practices, Anderson Hospital, Anderson Surgery…

David Senter, JD

David is a shareholder at Young Moore in Raleigh and focuses his practice on the healthcare and transportation industries. He educates and advises clients in…

Jessica Brehmer, MS

Jessica Brehmer is the Business and Outreach Specialist for the North Carolina Health Information Exchange Authority (NC HIEA). In her role, she works closely with…

Melissa Thurmond

Melissa Thurmond is currently the Coding Quality Analyst Associate Director of Inpatient for Banner Health Systems. She has had a multifaceted career in HIM spanning…

Marcia Sharp, EdD, MBA, RHIA

Experienced Associate Professor with a demonstrated history of working in the education and health management industry. Skilled in Management, Leadership, Public Speaking, Healthcare Information Technology…

Nicole Dean, RN

Nicole has been a nurse since 2010, the Clinical Nurse Educator at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital in Vermont since 2016, and is the Coordinator for BMH,…

James Pfeiffer

Mr. James Pfeiffer serving at Duke Health as a hospital outpatient coding manager has over 20 years of private industry and consulting experience in health…

Dr. John Trombold

Grew up in Overland Park, Kansas Swam competitively, baseball, worked at the pool and coached swimming Undergraduate: University of Kansas, BA in History of Science,…

John Fleming

John has been engaged in the design and implementation of Lean enterprise solutions within the manufacturing industry for the past twenty (22) years.  John has…

Whitney N. Neal

Whitney Neal is the Director of Human Resources at High Point University in North Carolina, where she is responsible for collaborating with on-campus supervisors to…

Malia Tingler, CAMS

Malia Tingler is a Health Information Technology and Identity Consultant for healthcare networks and companies. Malia specializes in Epic’s electronic health record (EHR) system, HL7/FHIR…

Carolyn Green

Carolyn joined Allina Health in the fall 2019. As External Communications Specialist, Carolyn has a unique opportunity to operate within both the Public Relations and…

Hali Kolkind

Senior Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Walz Hali Kolkind is a Senior Policy Advisor to Governor Walz and Lt. Governor Flanagan for Health, Human Services…