Our Leadership Team


Andrea Romero

chief operating officer

Andrea Romero is a healthcare business consultant with 20 years of progressive experience in HIM and Revenue Cycle functions.  Her health information management experience in large teaching hospitals and revenue cycle experience in multi-hospital systems allows her to see the health care industry from multiple perspectives.  A summa cum laude graduate of St. Louis University’s Health Information Management Program, Andrea is an active member of AHIMA and the Florida Health Information Management Association.


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800 ICD-10 CM Code Updates in < 500 words

It’s that time of year again! Time for the ICD-10 CM code updates. The new codes will go into effect with 10/1/17 discharges. There are over 800 changes this year in ICD-10 CM alone! 350+ new codes...Read more

ICD-10 QUICK TIPS: Back to School Bugs Part II: Rhinovirus vs. Enterovirus

This week's post comes from National Compliance and Quality Audit Manager, Sharon Nichols, BSBEB, RHIT, CCS, CHTS-TR. To continue our series on back to school bugs, this week’s information is related...Read more

Bringing Physician Practice Coding Under the HIM Umbrella

The landscape of physician coding changed dramatically in 2015 with the implementation of ICD-10 and MACRA. This coupled with the continued trend of health systems acquiring physican practices has...Read more

Upcoming 2018 Cancer Registry Changes

Before we know it 2017 will be wrapping up and 2018 will be upon us. 2018 promises to be a year of change for cancer registry. I believe life favors the prepared so I made a list of projected changes...Read more

Webinar: How to Improve Coding Compliance and Gain Physician Buy-In

Hello himagine blog subscribers! I thought you would be interested in registering for a webinar we are hosting on September 13th. As part of our "Learn from the Pros" series, the session is...Read more