As the Regulatory Compliance Advisor at DataFile Technologies, Kathryn Ayers Wickenhauser is a sought after speaker, trainer, consultant and thought leader on a broad range of topics. Kathryn enjoys sharing practical advice and best practices with healthcare professionals, including office managers, administrators, HIM managers, compliance officers, healthcare providers and office staff.
A passion to assist providers and their organizations through healthcare reform hurdles, she’s coached more than 3,000 providers to earn in excess of $45 million in government healthcare incentives and avoid more than $20 million in costly financial penalties. Additionally, in light of recent Meaningful Use Audits, Kathryn has coached nearly 50 providers of varying specialties through successful responses to their corresponding Audits and retaining their MU funds.
Prior to joining DataFile, Wickenhauser had first-hand experience in ambulatory practices, medical research settings and providing user training for EHR systems. Because of her varied background, Kathryn has unique knowledge about modern healthcare challenges.