Margaret Hargrove, CPC, Senior Director, Central Billing Operations, joined ENT and Allergy Associates, LLP in July 2013 as Manager, Patient Accounts. As Director, Margaret supports the financial operations of the group guided by best practice metrics and an understanding of the entire revenue cycle. As Manager, Patient Accounts, Margaret provided leadership and management to the Insurance A/R Analysts, Payment Posters and Correspondence Team. She worked with various managers to improve interdepartmental processes to secure timely payments for services rendered by the practice.
Margaret came to ENT and Allergy from Crystal Run Healthcare where she held the position of Assistant Director, Patient Accounts. Margaret’s primary responsibility was to oversee the daily operations of the Insurance A/R Analysts, Insurance Billing & Payment Posting teams. This included maintaining financial records and monthly statistics pertaining to insurance payments and patient accounts.
Margaret started her 15 years in the Medical field as a Receptionist and then Medical Transcriptionist at Warwick Valley Orthopedics. Margaret was employed by John S. Juliano, MD, PLLC as the Practice Manager for four years prior to the practice merging with Crystal Run Healthcare. Margaret holds a Certified Professional Coder Certification with the AAPC.