Speaker: Ronda Buhrmester

Title/Position: Senior Director of Payer Relations and Reimbursement

Company: VGM Government Relations

About Ronda Buhrmester:

As a VGM employee since 2012, Ronda specializes in the billing, reimbursement, and audit area as the Senior Director of Payer Relations and Reimbursement. She managed a hospital-based DME in Illinois for 12 years and handled sales and marketing. Ronda is a respiratory therapist as well as a certified mastectomy fitter.

With over 25 years’ experience in the healthcare industry, Ronda assists VGM members with review of claims and all types of audits and educates members on medical policies in respiratory and all other DME products. She serves on the Jurisdictions B and D respiratory team, is a member of the provider outreach and education teams with the Jurisdictions, and attends the council meetings with all four Jurisdictions. She is also on the Great Lakes Home Medical Services Association Board of Directors, currently the Immediate Past President, and a member of the National Supplier Clearinghouse Advisory Council.

Ronda has presented at the VGM Heartland Conference as well as the Medtrade and state association meetings and has conducted many webinars and on-site education with VGM members.