Michelle Darby, CHC, RHIA, is a highly experienced healthcare Revenue Cycle and Health Information Management professional with strategic planning, compliance and privacy.
Atlanta, Georgia – June 2021 – JTS Health Partners (JTS) is pleased to announce the addition of Michelle Darby, CHC, RHIA, as the Director of Client Services & Privacy Officer. In this role, Ms. Darby will manage the Revenue Cycle and Health Information Management (HIM) operations, as well as serving as Privacy Officer.
“We are very excited to have Michelle join the JTS team. After witnessing her talent, work ethic and professionalism, we were anxious to bring her on board. Michelle’s dedication to accuracy and rapport with clients are exemplary,” says Thomas Stewart, President and Co-founder of JTS Health Partners.
Ms. Darby has over 20 years of diverse and extensive Health Information Management, Corporate Compliance and Privacy and Security related experience in both tertiary and behavioral healthcare settings. As well as being thoroughly versed in healthcare Revenue Cycle operations and management, inclusive of billing and coding processes, she possesses thorough knowledge and understanding of healthcare operations and management and has a solid foundation of managerial and leadership experience. Additionally, she has proven experience in privacy education, regulatory compliance and privacy program management.
Ms. Darby has served as a Senior Consultant to multiple healthcare organizations leading management staff and diverse teams of administrative professionals in executing new processes and procedures, system implementations (including, training, testing, policy and procedure revisions, modifications, development and rollout) and adaptions to industry mandates. Previously, she was the Director of Health Information Management at Northside Hospital-Gwinnett Medical Center where she was responsible for the management of all health information and medical records functions throughout the organization.
“JTS’ culture and environment offer an excellent opportunity to utilize my skills while providing exceptional service to our clients and leadership to our team. Being part of a team that helps clients achieve financial and operational success is very rewarding,” says Ms. Darby.
JTS Health Partners (JTS) is a healthcare management consulting firm focused on enterprise Revenue Cycle Management (RCM), Health Information Management (HIM), Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) and Analytics as a Service (AaaS). JTS offers advisory, consulting, financial and operational services that align with performance improvement initiatives of healthcare systems, hospitals and physician practices.