Advanced Patient Advocacy Leader Appointed to Florida HFMA Board Position
Advanced Patient Advocacy, LLC (APA) announced today that Abby Birch, Vice President of Client Development, has been installed as the Director of Innovation for the Florida Healthcare Financial Management (HFMA) Board.
Ms. Birch was installed on May 16th, 2016. Florida HFMA is focusing on four areas: Payers, Physicians, Early Careerists, and Women in Healthcare Leadership. Abby will be working with various HFMA committees to create education and networking opportunities in these areas, to grow membership and to broaden HFMA’s reach. In May 2014, Abby received the Florence Henry Award for demonstrating innovation and leadership within the Florida Chapter of HFMA. She is also a founding member of Women in Healthcare Leadership, an annual leadership and professional development conference that motivates individuals to make a meaningful difference by discovering and maximizing their strengthsand building new competencies.
“I'm honored to have been selected for this new role as Director of Innovation for the Florida Chapter and look forward to working with our volunteers to build engagement from our payers, physicians, early careerists and women leaders.” said Birch.
Advanced Patient Advocacy, LLC is a privately owned company that provides a comprehensive suite of enrollment services to healthcare organizations to assist patients in navigating and connecting to payer solutions which include Medicaid, Workers Compensation, Motor Vehicle, Disability, General Liability and State/Federal Healthcare Exchanges. Advanced Patient Advocacy services healthcare organizations on a nationwide basis and has built its reputation by creating customized screening and enrollment solutions to address client specific needs.