The Making of an HIM Leader:
Building Strong Leadership Beyond HIM Walls

By Beth Friedman, RHIT, BSHA

Joseph J. Gurrieri, RHIA, CHP, president of H.I.M. ON CALL, has more than 20 years of experience in the HIM profession. Before joining the company in April 2006, he held various management positions in hospitals in New York and New Jersey and performed consulting in interim management/director roles. During that time, he developed and implemented software applications focused on medical coding productivity, quality measurement, discharged-not-final-billed management, and HIPAA accounting of disclosure tracking.

First-hand knowledge on building a strong HIM department