Lauri Gates

Coding Manager


Lauri supervises a team of 14 coders and coordinates team objectives. She has 23 years of medical coding experience in acute care hospitals, critical access hospitals, large trauma centers, and rural health facilities.  She has four years of management experience within the coding and billing department overseeing the entire revenue cycle. She has been involved in the creation and implementation of an internal auditing process for both the providers and the coders within the rural health center.  She graduated with her Associates Degree in medical coding and billing. She also has earned CPC and CPMA certifications.

  • Annual Board Retreat & Educational Conference in Aruba

    SMP’s annual Board Retreat and Educational Conference took place last week in Aruba! It was a great learning and sharing experience for all attendees. Speakers provided their expert comments and advised on a wide range of health care and financial operational issues. Of course there was a lot of discussion about the best practices and the future of […]

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