For more billing and collections information, as well as consumer education, check out the following resources and affiliations. If you have further questions, feel free to contact The Focused Group Inc. at (804) 323-6746.
American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM)
The American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM) is the premier professional organization in healthcare administrative management.
www.vaaaham.com (Virginia Chapter)
American Collectors Association (ACA)
ACA International (ACA), the Association of Credit and Collection Professionals, is the comprehensive, knowledge-based resource for success in the credit and collection industry.
Health Care Financial Management Association (HFMA)
HFMA is the nation's leading membership organization for healthcare financial management executives and leaders.
www.vadchfma.org (VA-DC Chapter)
Medical Group Management Association (MGMA)
The national membership association providing information, networking and professional development for the individuals who manage and lead medical group practices.
Virginia Collectors Association (VCA)
Dedicated to serving the needs of Virginia's third party accounts receivable providers.
Ask Doctor Debt
Improving consumer financial literacy is an important piece toward developing a better working relationship between consumers, creditors, asset buyers, and debt collectors. By educating consumers about financial literacy and explaining their rights and obligations with respect to paying an existing financial obligation, the credit and collection industry is better able to serve the national economy. Ask Doctor Debt is a fast, free, and friendly consumer education Web site that offers consumers a vast array of information and tools to seek solutions to their credit and debt issues.