MA, RHIA, CHP
Keith has over 35 years of experience working with healthcare delivery systems as a member of senior management and as a consultant. He specializes in methods to streamline business operations, evaluate and implement information technology solutions, and enhance productivity through process improvement. Keith has also recently assisted several organizations in the development of strategies to support EHR adoption that included workflow design, staffing requirements and documentation integrity processes.
Keith holds a B.A. in health information management from the University of Kansas and an M.A. in Health Services Management with an emphasis in Computer Resources Management from Webster University. He is currently the Vice President of Revenue Cycle Services for Pivot Point Consulting. Keith is a member of AHIMA, currently serving as Past-Chair of the Council for Excellence in Education and previously served on the board of directors for AHIMA and the AHIMA Foundation.
In addition to these activities Keith has been a speaker at various conventions and educational seminars on data archive strategies, ICD-10, HIPAA, project management, legal health records, and data governance. He has also contributed to several health information management books on ethics and legal health records. Keith has participated with the AHIMA EHR Practice Council to develop several best practice guidelines for legal health records and electronic discovery.