GeBBS Healthcare Solutions announced the addition of two healthcare professionals, Jerry Jorgensen, RHIA, CCS and Cara Friederich, CPC, CPC-I, COC, AAPC Approved ICD-10 Instructor, to its Health Information Management Solutions division. Jorgensen has joined as Vice President of Operations, Coding & HIM Solutions and Friederich as Director, Professional Coding & Audit Services. Together they offer over four decades of experience working with hospitals and healthcare organizations, further strengthening GeBBS’ position as a leading provider of Health Information Management coding, audit and service solutions.
Jorgensen brings over 20 years of coding and HIM experience to GeBBS, including most recently as Vice President of Operations for Eclat Health Solutions. Prior to that, he served as Director of Operations/Privacy Officer for Medical Audit Resources Services, Inc., President of Healthcare Coding Solutions, and has played key HIM roles at Orlando Regional Healthcare and Health First.
Friederich has spent over two decades in professional fee coding, audit and education. An AAPC-approved ICD-10 trainer, she was most recently Director, Professional Coding Services – Audit at Altegra Health (formerly The Coding Source and Sinaiko Healthcare Consulting).
“GeBBS is committed to being a leading provider of HIM services and solutions. We continue to strengthen our leadership team and Jerry and Cara’s addition is a testament to that. They both have deep HIM and healthcare industry knowledge, in addition to extensive hands-on business experience managing outsourcing engagements for major healthcare providers,” said Nitin Thakor, President and CEO. “Jerry and Cara’s in-depth knowledge of our business will be a great asset to GeBBS as we move forward in today’s ever-changing healthcare landscape.”
GeBBS provides a comprehensive range of HIM solutions, serving hundreds of hospitals and healthcare organizations nationwide. The company’s diverse portfolio includes medical coding, coding validation audits, and clinical documentation improvement services, as well as mid to back-end revenue cycle solutions and technology to improve coding and coding audit workflow processes.
“We are excited to have Jerry and Cara onboard. They bring tremendous hands-on provider market experience to GeBBS and will support our mission to bring flexible, cost-effective customer-focused solutions to our clients,” said Ryan Kelly, Senior Vice President of HIM Solutions.
GeBBS Healthcare Solutions is a leading global provider of revenue cycle management (RCM) and health information management (HIM) solutions, headquartered in Marina del Rey, CA with global delivery centers. The company’s in-depth healthcare industry expertise enables it to provide end-to-end solutions to successfully resolve clients’ billing challenges, while embracing their overall business operations. GeBBS delivers a world-class infrastructure of highly skilled professionals, robust processes, and proprietary workflow engines.