MOBILE, Ala., July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AccuReg, the leader in front-end revenue cycle technology, congratulates COHAM on the formation of the organization's first Women in Patient Access Committee, which was created to provide collaboration and mentoring opportunities for women. (Click here for full release.)
The mission of the committee is to promote the empowerment of women within Patient Access by providing leadership development opportunities. The following are the founding members of the Women in Patient Access Committee:
- Lynne Andrews, Senior Patient Access Director, SCL Health
- Stephanie Benintendi, Corporate Patient Access Director, Centura Health
- Kelly Clasen, Senior Director of Business Operations, Middle Park Medical Center
- Sheri Smith, Account Manager (West), CarePayment
- Joan Whittaker, Solutions Consultant, AccuReg Software
- Amanda Williamson, Regional Sales Executive, AccuReg Software
"Women have always played a key role in Patient Access, performing the key function of registering patients while also providing the human interaction that makes patients feel at ease," says Joan Whittaker, Solutions Consultant, AccuReg Software.
AccuReg is pleased two of its employees, Ms. Whittaker and Ms. Williamson, were asked to serve on the committee, based on their decades of experience working with Patient Access teams across the country, helping bring best practices to hospitals and implement innovative technology solutions.
AccuReg has been delivering revenue cycle and patient access technology to the healthcare industry for more than a decade. Focused exclusively on front-end innovation and services, AccuReg solutions help meet the pressures of consumerism, rising deductibles, charity screening, and increasing payer complexity due to constantly changing payment rules. For more information, visit http://www.accuregsoftware.com or call 866-872-7498.
The Colorado Association of Healthcare Access Management (COHAM) is an affiliate of the National Association of Healthcare Access Management (NAHAM). COHAM provides knowledge and resources to our members through the exchange of ideas to support the promotion of Patient Access services. For more information, visit www.coham.org or email [email protected].