Monica M. Watson, RHIA, CPC, CCS, CCS-P, CPMA, CIC, CRC, CDEO, RAP

Monica Watson has 22 years of healthcare experience between the provider, health plan, vendor, and acute care/hospital settings.  Over the last 15 years, Monica has focused her time on building highly functioning coding teams, designing coding quality and educational programs, and has assisted in creating code abstraction and coding audit software.  Monica has served with AHIMA writing articles and participating in various Practice Councils.  She is the Senior Director of Hospital and Professional Coding at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.