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              Game Changers  
  Volume II   Issue 12                            
                                 March 22, 2013    


                 South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:   

                           Promotions, Engagements, Appointments & Accolades

                                                          From the publisher of FHIweekly,  Specialty Focus & FloridaHealthIndustry.com
Issue No.
Calendar of Current Events

SFMGMA Presents...



Payer Contracting (The Payer's View, The Provider's View and The Legal View) 


March 22 | Noon


Sheraton Fort Lauderdale

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SFHEF Presents...


Successfully Leading Change in Healthcare Organizations


Thursday, March 28 | 5:30 pm


Memorial Regional Hospital   


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Dade County Medical Association Presents...



Monday, April 1 | 6:30-9:00 pm


American Airlines Arena


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Palm Beach County Medical Society Presents...


Coping with Denial and Appeals


Wednesday, April 3 | 11:30 am


Delray Beach Golf Club 


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FHIcommunications Presents...


Practice Formation/Re-Formation 2014


Tuesday, April 9 | 7:30-9:30 am  


Imperial Club, Aventura


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Healthcare Shuffle at Memorial

Memorial Healthcare System announced a host of management changes, including the introduction of two hospital CEOs.


The public hospital system for southern Broward County promoted Nina Beauschesne from administrator of Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital to senior VP of the entire organization.



Source:  SFBJ

Inside FloridaHealthIndustry.com



Compliance Update


Healthcare Headlines   


Last Word


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HRAA Announces Open Enrollment for BETA Trial of ICD-10 Analytics Solution, ICDVisualizer™

Mike Gallagher, MD

Plantation based Health Revenue Assurance Holdings Inc (HRAA), a provider of technology and revenue integrity solutions for healthcare organizations, is showcasing the expanded functionality of the ICDVisualizer™ to support ICD-10 transitions, and recently announced open enrollment for beta partners to trial the product.


ICDVisualizer™ helps companies assess and understand the impact of the transition to ICD-10, and how it relates to reimbursement risks, clinical documentation quality, coding productivity and process changes. Analysts and executives are able to explore and visualize their own data through the application's intuitive interface, which features customizable analytics and a unique representation of the company's financial and operational needs.


HRAA is currently selecting hospitals, medical groups, payers and service organizations to participate in the ICDVisualizer™ beta program. Andrea Clark is the CEO of HRAA while Dr. Mike Gallagher is the Chief Medical Officer.
Read More HERE. 


Bethesda Health Announces Kelly Nugent, BSN, RN, as the New Director of Cardiac Interventional Services  

Kelly Nugent
Nugent, RN


Bethesda Health announced recently that Kelly Nugent, BSN, RN, is the new Director of Cardiac Interventional Services. Nugent has over 20 years of experience as a Registered Nurse, including cardiac surgical and hybrid procedures. In her role at Bethesda, Nugent will assume responsibility for the financial management, assist in future planning, and provide leadership in the development of safe and efficient operation of the cardiac operating rooms, cardiac catheterization labs, electrophysiology lab, and the admission recovery unit.


Nugent's experience includes managing and educating nursing and clinical staff in Surgical Services and Central Processing for facilities in Broward and Palm Beach Counties. She also played a key role in the construction and implementation of an Open Heart/Robotic room and Hybrid room at JFK Medical Center in Atlantis, FL.


Bethesda Health is the non-profit hospital network that is comprised of flagship Bethesda Hospital East, a 401-bed comprehensive hospital and Bethesda Hospital West, an 80-bed, state-of-the-art hospital in Boynton Beach, Florida.

Source:  PublicRelations4   


Miami Children's Hospital Promotes Michael Steven Davis

  Michael Steven Davis 

South Florida's only licensed free-standing specialty hospital exclusively for children has promoted Michael Steven Davis to Vice President of Service Lines.  Previously, Mr. Davis served MCH as Director of Financial Professional Services  


Healthcare Roundtable Continues with April 9 Program   

The next Healthcare Roundtable event, entitled

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Formation/Re-Formation 2014


will be held at Imperial Club, Aventura


Tuesday, April 9, 7:30-9:30 a.m.   


The Panel thus far is:

  • Brian Polner, MD
  • Sandra Greenblatt, MBA, JD
  • Ira Agatstein, MD
  • Lanny Pauley 
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Moderated by Brian Foster, MBA 


Those interested in serving on this panel and/or sponsoring this event should contact Jeff Herschler or click Sponsor to learn more.



The Healthcare Roundtable Series is produced by FHIcommunications.