Peak Health Solutions Names AnneMarie Girard, RHIA, Senior Director, HIM/CDI Workforce Solutions

AnneMarie Girard, RHIA, Senior Director, HIM/CDI Workforce Solutions

FRANKLIN, TN, May 28, 2019 – Peak Health Solutions has named AnneMarie Girard, RHIA, Senior Director, HIM/CDI Workforce Solutions.

Prior to joining Peak, AnneMarie was employed by Beaumont Health where she served as Senior Director for HIM/Coding Operations and spearheaded numerous standardization initiatives transforming the three legacy HIM Departments to a Corporate Shared Model. Under AnneMarie’s direction, the team implemented coding technology, redesigned coding workflow, implemented a document management system, speech recognition and centralized ROI. 

“We are thrilled that AnneMarie has joined the Peak Team. With her background and educational expertise in the coding operations space she brings a wealth of knowledge which will help drive our success both internally and externally,” said Justin Schmidt, Senior VP and Founder of Peak Health Solutions. “AnneMarie is a tremendous addition to our team,” said Laura Pait, Vice President HIM & Consulting Operations “As the leading national provider of mid-revenue cycle solutions, we are excited about all the ways she will help us to continue to deliver technology-enabled coding and HIM excellence to our clients and partners.”

AnneMarie empowered a team of 350 employees at Beaumont Health to meet and exceed operational goals, improve DNB metrics, and develop an engaged workforce. Before Beaumont Health, AnneMarie held a Director position at CareTech Solutions, a global leader in Healthcare IT. At CareTech, AnneMarie was responsible for document management implementation, workflow redesign, training and optimization as well as client success. AnneMarie has been acknowledged as an energetic and transformational leader. Her work has impacted business performance with creativity, teamwork and a strong focus on her employees. Her brand is passion during the challenge of change!

About Peak Health Solutions, Inc.

Peak Health Solutions, Inc. (“Peak”) is a leading national provider of mid-revenue cycle solutions to the acute care and physician practice markets. The Company’s customizable services include remote medical coding, clinical documentation improvement (CDI), compliance and revenue integrity auditing, denials management, physician training and education, EMR-HIM optimization, preceptor development, and interim HIM staffing. Peak provides both fully and partially outsourced solutions through its domestic and offshore capabilities. Peak’s national client footprint includes multi-facility hospital systems, large IDN’s, teaching and community hospitals, and large physician practices. Peak’s government division supports the United States Armed Forces, including the Department of Veterans Affairs, Navy, Air Force and Army. For more information, visit www.peakhs.com.

About AMN Healthcare

AMN Healthcare is the leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. The Company provides unparalleled access to the most comprehensive network of quality healthcare professionals through its innovative recruitment strategies and breadth of career opportunities. With insights and expertise, AMN Healthcare helps providers optimize their workforce to successfully reduce complexity, increase efficiency, and improve patient outcomes. AMN delivers managed services programs, healthcare executive search solutions, vendor management systems, recruitment process outsourcing, predictive modeling, medical coding and consulting, and other services. Clients include acute-care hospitals, community health centers and clinics, physician practice groups, retail and urgent care centers, home health facilities, and many other healthcare settings. For more information about AMN Healthcare, visit www.amnhealthcare.com.

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