Next Chapter Meeting
Title/topic: Improving Practice Profitability in an Era of High Deductible Health Plan
Speaker: Brandi Browning with POS, Inc
Time: 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: Carol & Frank Morsani Center for Advanced Healthcare
13330 USF Laurel Drive
Tampa, FL 33612
Conference Rooms: 1013A & 1013B
Improving Practice Profitability in an
Era of High Deductible Health Plans
Professional Office Services Inc.
Come out and hear this great presentation.
This lecture will cover ideas and strategies on how to effectively collect from patients and how to keep the patient as a satisfied customer.
-Collect more of "patient-owed" balances
-Make it easier and faster for patients to pay their bills
-Reduce every day challenges faced by staff members in the billing department
-Streamline financial communications
-Use innovation and technology to improve the overall billing process
03/01/2017 - Tampa Chapter News
The Tampa Chapter sends out a Big Welcome to the following New Members: • Dennis Drummond with Ally Healthcare in Tampa • Angela Wood with BayCare Health Systems in Clearwater • Sharon Clarke with Vein & Vascular Institute of Tampa Bay • Jessica Even with Central Florida Gastroenterology in Windermere, FL • Malinda Ramirez with BayCare Team Care in Clearwater • Krista James, Tampa • Jacqueline Figueroa with Orlando Center for Neurology • Sharon Miller,CMM with Dr. John L. Millins (Dermatology) in Tampa • Joan Newell-Walker,CMM with Archer Family Health Care- UF College of Nursing in Gainesville • Nicole Roland with Gastroenterology Associates of S.W. Florida, PA in Fort Myers This brings our total membership to 43 members. * Our February 2017 Chapter Lecture was presented by Michele Leo Hintson, Esq. and Timothy C. Garding, Esq. from Shumaker, Loop and Kendrick, LLP. The 2-part presentation: Cutting the Cord: Termination and Severance Issues, AND Interviewing and Selecting Employees: Everything You Need to Know Before You Say “You are Hired” was very enlightening. We reviewed best practices for protecting our practices from risks associated with applicable discrimination laws, interviewing, background checks and classification of employees when hiring; and employment at will, voluntary and involuntary terminations due to performance, and reductions in workforce when terminations occur. * During our March Chapter Meeting, Anita E. Ramirez, CHCC, from AER Consulting, Inc showed us why Customer Service is a critical piece to any successful Medical Practice in her Customer Service Workshop. * Risk and Document Management for Medical Office Managers and Staff was presented by Gabrielle Osborne, Esq. from the law firm of Beytin, McLaughlin, McLaughlin, O’Hara, Bocchino & Bolin, P.A. during our April 2017 meeting.
Anna Valdes, CMM
Renee Mancine, MHA, CMM, HITCM-PP, CPC, CPMA
Ginger A Bibiloni, MBA, CMPE, CPPM
Elvira Kirksey, CMM
Eddie Louderback, CMM
Chapter Support Liaison
Gail Eminhizer, CMM, CGCS, HITCM-PP
Current points total: 415