Temple, Texas (PRWEB) November 09, 2016
Mr. Avery, who has over 25 years of experience in the healthcare finance field, will present “Building a Complete Picture of Hospital Readmissions.” The presentation will cover the following topics: current state of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program, readmission success stories and tools and resources for managing a readmissions reduction program.
“It’s an honor to be able to speak to a group of healthcare professionals who understand and appreciate the data associated with hospital readmissions,” said Mr. Avery. “I look forward to both giving the presentation and having the chance to discuss this subject with the audience.”
Seth Avery has over 25 years of experience as a healthcare executive, serving as auditor, consultant, Administrator and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Avery has served as the CFO for a major teaching hospital in Texas and as the Executive Director of a leading New Jersey Medical School. He has worked at government, for-profit, and not-for-profit health care providers, as well as at a Big 6 organization.
Mr. Avery has been certified by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) as a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) and is a past member of the National Advisory Board for the AAPC. He has a B.S. from Campbell University, an M.A. in Economics from the University of New Mexico and a Juris Doctor from Texas Wesleyan University. He is also a 14-year veteran of the U.S. Military, serving both as a member of 5th Special Forces Group and as a Medical Service Corps officer.
He is a frequent speaker at Healthcare Financial Management Association conferences and presents webinars providing education on various healthcare finance topics.
AppRev is a privately held Healthcare Business Intelligence company based in Temple, Texas, providing services and technology to more than 80 hospitals throughout the United States and Bermuda. AppRev delivers results through services and technology that allow hospitals and clinics to improve revenue cycle performance. The company’s solutions are provided via web delivered Service Supported Software™ and include Charge Accuracy, Charge Review, Denials Intelligence, Pricing Analytics, CDM and DSH services. All AppRev solutions employ ongoing measurement of revenue cycle improvements and can be tailored to meet customer-specific requirements.