Rhonda A. Ballinger, CEO, CMRS, CHA
Ms. Ballinger is responsible for the overall strategy and execution of objectives. She provides oversight in all facets of the organization. She has over twenty years experience in the healthcare industry, with extensive experience in managed care contracting, billing, accounts receivable management, compliance, fee schedule development and credentialing.
Ms. Ballinger participates in all client centered consulting projects, and oversees the management of all “in-house” billing services. She conducts on-site training, at provider locations, to build the fundamental infrastructure needed to attain the given key objective in optimizing revenue for each provider. As she is quite conversant with available information technology, she is able to incorporate suggestions regarding current readiness in this area as an integral component of her activities.
Prior to joining Medical Business Solutions, Ms. Ballinger served as the Administrator of Moultrie Urology ASC. The freestanding ambulatory surgery center provided outpatient urological services. She also served as Director of Providers Services for a Regional Managed Care Company.In this position, she directed a complete revision and update of the physician fee schedules for a 550 physician network.
She attended Austin Peay University in Clarksville, Tennessee. She belongs to numerous professional and civic groups. Her professional and civic affiliations include the Professional Association of Health Care Office Management, American Medical Billing Association, American Urological Association of Practice Management Network, Healthcare Billing & Management Association (HBMA), American College of Healthcare Executives, ASC Association, AAPPM, and Perry Chamber of Commerce. She serves on several civic committees, including: Middle Georgia Military Affairs Committee, Dogwood Festival Promotions Committee, and the Perry Special Events Committee. Ms. Ballinger is also a Perry Ambassador.