Toni Elhoms is an internationally known speaker and recognized subject matter expert on medical practice management, coding, reimbursement, revenue cycle management, compliance, and fee analysis. She is the Founder and CEO of Alpha Coding Experts, LLC (ACE). She holds multiple credentials with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). Ms. Elhoms’ expertise extends to both inpatient and outpatient coding, compliance, billing, and reimbursement. She has extensive experience in orthopedic surgery, spine surgery, neurosurgery, cardiology, interventional cardiology, general surgery, oncology, hematology, internal medicine, family practice, geriatrics, pediatrics, pain management, neurology, urology, hospital medicine, critical care, and other practice areas.
Ms. Elhoms serves as ACE’s Senior Consultant and conducts training and educational seminars across the country on a variety of topics including, but not limited to, Medical Coding, Medical Billing, Practice Management, Managed Care, Revenue Cycle Management, Revenue Maximization, Regulatory Compliance, The Social Determinants of Health (SDoH), ICD-10-CM and PCS, Surgical Specialty Coding, etc.
With well over a decade of industry experience, Ms. Elhoms has led and supported hospital systems, universities, physician practices, payers, law firms, government agencies, and other entities on coding, billing, and compliance initiatives. Ms. Elhoms is a frequent contributor to various media outlets, highly sought-after conference speaker, and regular guest on industry podcasts. Ms. Elhoms frequently serves as an expert and consulting witness in litigation matters.
Ms. Elhoms was appointed as an editorial advisory board (EAB) member for The Coding Institute (TCI) in 2020. She created and regularly hosts the Alpha Coding Podcast series (rated a top industry podcast) to share her industry Pro-Tips. She also co-hosts the Coding Consultant Confessions (CCC) Podcast series. She is a regular volunteer and mentors a network of Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) and Health Information Management (HIM) professionals across the United States. She proudly served as the 2020 and 2021 elected President of the Orlando, FL AAPC Chapter. She is also an active member of the Florida Health Information Management Association (FHIMA).
Ms. Elhoms is a wife and mother of 3 beautiful children. She enjoys reading, biking, playing poker, and beach trips with her family.