---- — Gail Eminhizer, CMM, CGCS, practice administrator for Digestive Health Associates, has been named Medical Manager of the Year by the Professional Association for Health Care Office Management.
Candidates for the national award are nominated by peers, physicians and/or staff members for their contribution to the field of medical management and to PAHCOM
Eminhizer is a certified medical manager and gastroentorology coding specialist. She served on the national advisory board of PAHCOM for four years, chairing the board in 2009 and 2010. Currently, she chairs the association's chapter support committee and was instrumental in bringing a local PAHCOM chapter to Traverse City. In 2006, Eminhizer won the PAHCOM President's Award for Professional Excellence.
Eminhizer has worked in the medical profession for 34 years and has been a medical manager for more than 25 years. She has been with Digestive Health Associates since 1993.