Heather Py, RHIT, CCS, CHPS, RAC-CT

Director of Health Information Management

 

Heather Py brings over eighteen years of health
care experience and expertise with her focus in the long term care profession. Mrs. Py holds an Associate in
Science Degree in Health Information Management from Hodges University; where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She is an active member of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and is certified as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), and Certified
in Healthcare Privacy and Security (CHPS). She an active member of the Florida American Health Information Management Association (FAHIMA), as well as her local chapter, a member of Florida Health Care Association
and Leading Age. 

Mrs. Py has an extensive background in healthcare compliance, medical coding and electronic health record implementation.

She is experienced with multiple Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems including: MatrixCare, Sigmacare, Point Click Care, American Health Tech, and BlueStep.

 

Heather’s expertise supports her client work to include but not limited to:

 

  • Training of Medical/Health Information Personnel

  • Re-establishing Medical/Health Information Department 

  • ICD-10 Coding (group and individual educational programs)

  • ICD-10 Sequencing (working with medical/ nursing/rehabilitation)

  • Assistance with various CMS audits such as ADRs, MACs, RACs, ZPICs

  • Various Medical/Health Information Record Audits and Assessments

  • Full Medical/Health Information Department and System Evaluations

  • EHR system evaluation, implementation, and support (on and off site)

  • Participation in pre or mock survey compliance for Skilled Nursing Facilities

  • Medicare compliance systems such as pre-billing also called triple/quad check process

  • American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) certified in Healthcare
    Privacy and Security (CHPS).

 

In her spare time, Mrs. Py is often with her family and husband, reading, or enjoying leisure activities. To learn more about Mrs. Py and her services please email her at heather@rbhealthpartners.com and or call us at 727.786.3032..