Darice Grzybowski, MA, RHIA, FAHIMA
We are all consumers of health care.
Many of us work in health-related fields, yet the world healthcare system is struggling in the transition to electronic health records.
Darice has spent 35+ years as an award-winning leader in medical record administration, health informatics software, and creating innovative best practices in clinical document management and the revenue cycle, tackling tough issues like data integrity, legal compliance, and financial optimization as it relates to the electronic health record.
Darice has spoken at numerous conferences, professional associations, government and corporate meetings. Topics have included; HIM best practices, electronic health records, clinical documentation improvement, workflow performance data analytics, strategic marketing, and revenue cycle process improvement.
Darice is a member of the Illinois and National Speaker’s Association and is a popular keynote speaker and subject matter expert. Her style skillfully blends ‘in the trenches’ case study examples with real-life hints and best practice tips. Darice is focused on delivering proactive information with actionable steps that enable CDI (Clinical Documentation Improvement), HIM (Health Information Management), RCM (Revenue Cycle Management), IT (Information Technology) and other critical departments to meet the battle-line challenges of the healthcare continuum.
Previous engagements have included presentations at regional and national HIMSS, AHIMA, HFMA conventions, as well as other major conferences and international meetings. Darice has also presented in online interviews, webinars and numerous vendor users group meetings and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago in the School of Biomedical and Health Information Sciences.
A popular speaker who delivers a passionate and informative talk sprinkled with gems from real-life experience and lessons learned. She will have you learning, laughing, crying, and just a little bit scared, before she tells you the secret to surviving the chaos in clinical documentation.
This author of an award-winning book on EHRs and over 100 published articles, has spoken to over 10,000 people in the last decade, helping them use technology, process improvement, and innovation who take her audience on a journey to help guide them on their journey of being on the bleeding edge of the electronic health record to come out the other side to the leading edge in technology use.
What Others Are Saying
Best Presentation of the Entire Conference! Darice is such a good speaker. She took a ‘dry’ subject and brought in humor and personal experience.
-HIMSS Chicago Breakout Session
Darice is an entertaining speaker who understands the healthcare industry in depth, so her message really hits home with hospital IT executives.
-Kevin A. Lane, VP, Chief Information Officer Silver Cross Hospital
Darice is an outstanding speaker who is well recognized in the healthcare field – her ability to weave real life stories with industry knowledge make her an exciting and knowledgeable presenter.
-Sandra Routhier, RHIA, CCS, CDIP, Owner HIM.point