Middletown, N.Y. – April 9, 2018, – Deb Hoffman, CMPE, Director of Operations, has earned the professional designation of Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) by the American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE), the certification entity of the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA).

The designation of CMPE demonstrates that Ms. Hoffman has achieved board certification in medical practice management. ACMPE examinations assess knowledge of the broad scope of medical practice management skills sets and include business operations, financial management, human resource management, information management, organizational governance, patient care systems, quality management and risk management. The individual must also earn a minimum of 50 continuing education credit hours.

“Deb is a wonderful example of internal growth and development. She joined Crystal Run Healthcare in 2004 as a patient service representative, was quickly promoted to Team Leader a year later, and became the Site Supervisor in our Monroe location in 2008. Deb continued to excel, growing her reputation as a highly respected leader, and was promoted to the Assistant Director of Patient Services in 2012. In 2017, Deb transitioned into the role of Director of Operations with oversight of the 95 Crystal Run Road practice site. Whether it is managing a very large staff, re-defining roles in the lean process, implementing new software programs or improving site communication, Deb is outstanding. Deb’s success in attaining CMPE certification is yet another example of her continued professional growth and development at Crystal Run,” said Gaynor Rosenstein, MS, CMPE, and Chief Clinical Operations Officer at Crystal Run Healthcare.