State Collection Service, Inc., a full-service accounts receivable management solutions provider, announces its Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer has been named to the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) Medical Debt Advisory Taskforce.
The goal of the taskforce is to identify a common set of medical debt collection practices that can be standardized for widespread industry adoption. It is anticipated that these practices will lead to improvement in the overall collection process, the patient experience, and financial performance.
Members of the Taskforce include Hanson, representatives of ACA International, HFMA and healthcare providers.
Hanson has been involved with HFMA for over a decade. Additionally, Hanson serves in many voluntary leadership roles with ACA International. Most recently, she has established training protocols for the debt collection industry related to preparing for an audit by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
“I am honored to be a part of this Taskforce. HFMA has always been a leader when it comes to changes that affect those in the medical community. I am thrilled to have been asked to be a part of this and am excited about the work we are going to be doing,” said Hanson.
Since 1949, State Collection Service has provided quality collection service to countless healthcare organizations. The company’s core principles reflect desire to deliver exceptional ethics and integrity through strong customer relationships and collection practices.
Through experience and innovation, State Collection Service has grown to become a tremendously credible and nationally-recognized receivables management firm offering services from pre-registration to bad debt. It is upon the basis of ethical behavior and a dedication to integrity that each State Collection Service employee works to uphold the company’s vision – Partnerships for a Lifetime.