TruBridge to Present at AAHAM's ANI

TruBridge will be presenting at one of the general sessions during the American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management’s (AAHAM) Annual National Institute (ANI). AAHAM’s ANI will be Oct. 15-17, 2014 in San Diego, CA.

Doug Dewberry, Director of Business Development at TruBridge, will be co-presenting with Franklin Smith, Jr., CRCE, Director of Patient Financial Services at Calvert Memorial Hospital.

Their session, entitled “How to Make Self Pay Collections Work for Your Hospital”, will focus on specific tools for a hospital to use to improve its collection of self-pay accounts. Smith will speak from the position of a hospital Patient Accounts Director that deals every day with struggles of the self-pay collection process. The presentation will look at each of the following areas of the self-pay collection process: preadmissions, registration, upfront collections, advance beneficiary notice, charity care policies, bad debt write-off and outside collections. Dewberry will give insight to this process from the view of a CEO and CFO.

“How to Make Self Pay Collections Work for Your Hospital” will be Thursday, Oct. 16 from 11-12:30 p.m.