Ronald Hirsch, MD, FACP, CHCQM
Dr. Ronald Hirsch is a Vice President of the Regulations and Education Group at R1 RCM Inc. He received his medical degree from the Chicago Medical School in North Chicago, Illinois and completed his internal medicine residency at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Hollywood, California.
Dr. Hirsch was a general internist and HIV specialist and practiced at Signature Medical Associates, a multispecialty practice located in Elgin, Illinois. He was Medical Director of Case Management at Sherman Hospital in Elgin from 2006 to 2012, where he also was Chairman of the Medical Records Committee from 1995 to 2012, and served on the Medical Executive Committee. Dr. Hirsch also served on the Sherman Home Care Board of Directors from 1999 to 2012, was Chairman of the Board of Health for the City of Elgin from 1997 to 2012 and was medical director at two area nursing facilities in the 1990’s.
Dr. Hirsch is certified in Health Care Quality and Management by the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians. He is on the Examination Writing Committee, the Advisory Board, and Conference Committee of the National Association of Healthcare Revenue Integrity and he is certified in healthcare revenue integrity, Dr. Hirsch is the editor of the ACPA monthly newsletter, on the editorial board of the RACmonitor.com, is a weekly guest on the Monitor Mondays national webcast, and is a course director for Athena Forum. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Case Management Association, and the co-author of The Hospital Guide to Contemporary Utilization Review, with the second edition published in 2018. In 1996, he was guest on the Jerry Springer Show. .