Marie Thomas, MHA, RHIT, CCS, CCDS, CPC-H
Senior Director, Coding and HIM Operations, ECLAT Health Solutions
Marie Thomas, MHA, RHIT, CCS, CCDS, CPC-H has been working with ECLAT since 2008 and is also an AHIMA ICD-10 Ambassador. As a Senior Director, Coding and HIM Operations, Marie is in charge of directly supervising the US Quality Assurance (USQA) and coding teams while effectively managing client accounts and relationships. Her role also consists of monitoring, mentoring, and maintaining the quality of our coders’ work while adhering to our clients’ specifications and coding guidelines. Marie works closely with the coding teams and updates them about any changes in the guidelines thus ensuring that our clients’ expectations are always met if not, exceeded.
With more than thirty years of career-related experience specifically focused on revenue cycle management, her diverse leadership, application, and training expertise in ICD-9, ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS and DRG, plays an essential role in ECLAT’s success. Her attention to detail and flexibility for adapting to all HIM changes has helped ECLAT’s clients overcome any challenges in today’s healthcare environment.
Marie Thomas holds a Masters Healthcare Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration from Pfeiffer University in Charlotte, NC. Marie has furthered her career education by becoming an AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer and Ambassador as well as earning the RHIT, CCS, CCDS, and CPC-H credentials.