2018 Strategies for Maximizing Hospital Reimbursement


February 20th

10AM Central, 11AM Eastern

Kathie Bender

Vice President of Revenue Recovery Services

Thomas Gregor

CPA, Vice Chairman of Operations

You're going to learn...

Cutting edge strategies to collect every dollar that your Hospital is owed for services provided. ​

2018 trends in Managed Care Contracting and Billing that collections should review on a regular basis.

Information and suggestions that are critical to the appeals process in 2018

Identifying Payer error trends, what to do, when to do it and how to effectively handle the situation. 

Minimizing revenue risk when implementing or upgrading and EHR

About the Presenters

Kathie Bender, Vice President of Revenue Recovery Services

Kathie Bender has been in the healthcare industry over 25 years. After many years in Denial recovery, she now leads the operations, development and communications at Parathon as Vice President of Revenue Recovery Services. Throughout her career she has built an expert and dedicated team of clinicians, coders and insurance professionals that understands contracts, underpayments, and denials from both a clinical and technical standpoint working with both government and commercial payers. Kathie partners with and consults clients on how to reduce denials and maximize reimbursements by identifying opportunities for process improvements and creating efficiencies.

Thomas A. Gregor, CPA, Vice Chairman of Operations

Thomas has spent over thirty years in the financial administration of healthcare field. His previous positions include serving as Senior Vice President of Finance & CFO of the hospital division of a healthcare system with over 1,000 beds and acting as CFO of a multi-specialty physician group with more than 90 physicians and 400 employees at six sites. Gregor holds a Master’s Degree in Accounting, a Bachelor of Science in Finance, and is a CPA.