By Christine Kalish, Brittain-Kalish Group All of the graduations taking place this month caused me to consider what it takes to be successful as some of the new graduates move into roles and careers as healthcare managers. One of the key areas that those new managers will be moving into is Patient Access. This is […]
About Chris Kalish
M. Christine (Chris) Kalish is an accomplished healthcare executive with deep experience in ambulatory care and academic medicine. As President of the Brittain-Kalish Group, LLC, a healthcare management consultancy, she provides expertise in strategy, operations and revenue cycle for physician practices. She leads strategic planning efforts, process improvement projects and business assessments in all areas of the clinical practice, as well as developing business opportunities within the community. Ms. Kalish received a Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration from UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Allied Health Sciences School and an MBA from Texas Christian University (TCU). She is active in professional societies, holding a Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) certification from the Medical Group Management Association and a certificate in business process analysis from University of Texas at Austin. She is active in her community and sits on several academic advisory boards. Ms. Kalish is a published author and a frequent presenter at professional conferences.
This Memorial Day I found myself thinking about my Dad, the Navy pilot, flying fighters in WWII. His cockpit was relatively simple if we think about it now, but it was complicated for 1945. However, he always knew his status each moment by having a clear and compact dashboard in front of him. When I […]
By Chris Kalish, Brittain-Kalish Group There’s so much information available for fixing revenue cycle challenges, it’s hard to know what works best for your organization because most of your energy is spent just keeping the doors open. It’s true that optimal front end processes will make the life of your business office much easier. However, […]