LaTonya O’Neal is a Principal in the Chartis Revenue Cycle Transformation practice. LaTonya is an accomplished revenue cycle leader with more than 30 years of experience working with health systems and ambulatory/physician practices to resolve complex problems and achieve sustainable improvements in the areas of Patient Access, Health Information Management, Coding, Clinical Documentation Integrity, and Patient Financial Services.
LaTonya has a proven track record of providing innovative solutions that enhance business operations, accelerate revenue growth, and produce sustainable change in the areas of Patient Access, Health Information Management, Coding, Clinical Documentation Integrity, and Patient Financial Services. Her most recent experiences include the management and oversight of a denials management and prevention program, development of coding and clinical documentation integrity transformation strategies, and optimization of utilization management programs.
Prior to joining Chartis, LaTonya was the Vice President of Revenue Integrity at Change Healthcare. During her tenure, she led onshore and offshore teams to provide staff augmentation support for hospital and physician coding, regulatory and charge capture audits, and clinical documentation integrity. She also held prior senior leadership roles with PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte Consulting.
LaTonya is a Registered Health Information Administrator and holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management from the University of Central Florida.