Cathy Gallegos, a veteran in healthcare physician practice management, brings her expertise to Viewgol as Director, Practice Management Solutions. Her professional journey, marked by significant roles in healthcare organizations such as NextGen, West Dermatology, and US Fertility, has equipped her with an understanding of the challenges physician-based organizations face in managing their practice operations and revenue cycle.
Cathy’s areas of expertise include patient engagement, patient access, practice operations, compliance, software integration, and implementation. During her 15-year tenure at NextGen Healthcare, she worked with more than 250 clients in implementing, integrating, training, and optimizing their enterprise practice management (EPM) platform. Additionally, she provided managed care contract support at West Dermatology, where she significantly reduced their reserve within six months.
At Viewgol, Cathy is dedicated to helping NextGen clients and other users of PM software enhance their software and technological utilization. Her focus is to make PM software and RCM data accessible, actionable, and relevant for healthcare organizations of all sizes and specialties. She conducts assessments, managed care contract analysis, reporting, and special projects, playing a crucial role in assisting clients seeking expert NextGen best practices.
Beyond her professional accomplishments in the healthcare industry, Cathy is an avid traveler and food enthusiast. She delights in exploring different cities and uncovering unique local dining spots. Her travels have taken her to various corners of the globe.