Stacy R. Hartstine, RHIT, CCS
Stacy R. Hartstine, RHIT, CCS, has been employed with Reimbursement Management Consultants (RMC) since 2006 and is the director of hospital coding services, ultimately responsible for the quality of services provided by staff and performing quality reviews for RMC clients and internal staff. She has over 20 years of experience in the health information management field and is multi-talented in inpatient and outpatient coding. Hartstine is an educator who also serves as adjunct faculty for San Jacinto College, where she teaches advanced medical coding. She enjoys conducting audits, researching, and providing education and is an active member of AHIMA; the Texas Health Information Management Association (TxHIMA); and the Houston Area Health Information Management Association (HAHIMA), where she currently serves as Secretary.
Position Statement Question
Where do you think your skills, abilities, and strengths fit in with the CCHIIM mission, to assure the competency of professionals practicing health informatics and information management worldwide?
With over 20 years of experience in various areas of the HIM field, including education, workgroups, as well serving on my CSA Board of Directors, I have gained a wealth of knowledge that I would love to share. I realize that the healthcare industry is continuously changing, and we must constantly focus on learning and developing professionally and personally. My biggest love and my strengths are researching, learning, and mentoring in order to further strengthen the HIM industry.
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