Malikah Hodo has matriculated through the ranks of the revenue cycle over the last twenty years; specializing in revenue cycle management and application systems management. Throughout her career, she has successfully re-engineered and mastered practice management implementations, front end operations (Patient Access), back end operations including successful clearinghouse set up and implementation, 837 data validation, 835 remit processing, and claim edits.
Malikah has served in manager and director leadership capacities for multi practice physician groups. She specializes in process improvement initiatives focused on accurate charge capture, insurance billing, accounts receivable recovery and denial management, contract compliance, cash applications, refunds, and correct coding initiatives. Malikah has sharp technical skills combined with excellent business acumen specific to effectively delivering optimal results. Malikah possesses strong communication and presentation skills; along with an ability to successfully lead teams. Malikah interacts effectively with physicians, administrators and executive leadership at all levels. She has also worked with multiple patient accounting systems including GE Centricity (IDX and CPS), Epic and Meditech.
Malikah holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from DePaul University with concentration in Healthcare Administration. She is also a member of several health care organizations including MGMA and AAPC, where she currently studying for the CPC and CPPM certifications.