Mary Beth Haugen, President and Chief Executive Officer
RHIA, MS, CHRI
Mary Beth Haugen is the founder and CEO of Haugen Consulting Group and Haugen Academy. She has over thirty years of experience in the health care industry. Mary Beth believes in developing creative solutions to meet the specific needs of each client. She takes pride in leading an amazing team of experienced healthcare experts. Mary Beth is passionate about maintaining a culture where innovation is encouraged and the team has opportunities to gain knowledge and expand skills while doing meaningful work.
Prior to launching Haugen Consulting Group, Mary Beth held leadership roles in information services and health information management in a variety of healthcare settings.
Mary Beth is a passionate supporter of the HIM profession. She is active on the AHIMA Leadership Advisory Panel, AHIMA’s Academic Task Force and is the current co-chair of CHIMA’s Education Committee. She has previously served as a board member for AHIMA and the AHIMA Foundation. She has served as a member of AHIMA’s EHR Practice Council and also serves on Regis University’s HIM Program Advisory Board. Mary Beth was the proud recipient of the CHIMA Distinguished Member Award in 2009.
Mary Beth is a nationally known speaker and author on topics such as ICD-10, information governance, the legal health record, integration of healthcare technology, health information management and leadership. Haugen Consulting Group is the proud recipient of the 2015 CHIMA President’s Award and 2015 Colorado Company to Watch.
Mary Beth earned her bachelor’s degree in Medical Records Administration from St Louis University and received her master’s degree in Health Services Administration from Regis University in Denver, Colorado. She is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA).
Mary Beth works, plays, and enjoys life with her husband, two boys, and their two puppies, Betty and Wilma, in Denver, Colorado.
Mary Beth is a nationally known speaker on topics such as ICD-10, the legal health record, integration of healthcare technology, e-discovery, managing electronic health records, managing IT projects and leadership. Interested in having Mary Beth speak at your event?