Jefferson Healthcare hires new health information management/privacy officer

Debra Tesch.

Debra Tesch.

PORT TOWNSEND — Debra Tesch is the new health information management and privacy officer for Jefferson Healthcare.

Tesch holds a Bachelor of Science in health information management from Seattle University in Seattle and is a registered health information administrator.

Tesch and her team ensure accurate medical coding and billing, compliance with government regulations and satisfy patient requests for protected health information.

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