OLVH/VMG Manager Receives President's Award
Cindy Lindgren, Clinic Manager for Our Lady of Victory Hospital and Victory Medical Group has received the President's Award from American Association of HealthCare Administrative Management (AAHAM).
Linda Klapperich, OLVH Business Office and Revenue Cycle Director, and the current president of the Wisconsin chapter of AAHAM, presented Cindy with a plaque. Linda said, "Cindy received the award for her service and commitment to AAHAM. Cindy is currently a Vice President of AAHAM and is responsible for planning and organizing educational conferences and promoting representation. The organization recognized Cindy for her many contributions to the Wisconsin organization and its members."
AAHAM is a professional organization that provides information, education and advocacy in the areas of reimbursement, admitting and registration, data management, medical records and patient relations. Professional development of its members is one of the primary goals of the association. Publications, conferences and seminars, benchmarking, professional certification and networking offer numerous opportunities for increasing the skills and knowledge that are necessary to function effectively in today's health care environment.
Cindy Eichman, president of Our Lady of Victory Hospital, says, "I'm proud that Cindy has earned this recognition from this professional organization. We encourage and support all of our leaders to stay involved with their associations because of the value and knowledge they bring back to our facility. Change is a constant in health care. Cindy's and Linda's involvement with AAHAM assures us that we are on the cutting edge of what's happening not only locally, but nationally as well."