Commissioners

Tarrin Degrate MBA, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P, COC, CPC, CPC-I, CHTS-IM, CHTS-PW

Tarrin Degrate, MBA, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P, COC, CPC, CPC-I, CHTS-IM, CHTS-PW, brings over 20 years of healthcare experience. She is a highly qualified HIM professional with over 16 years experience in the HIM. She specializes in Auditing, Billing, Chargemaster, Coding, Compliance, Denials Management, Documentation Improvement, Education and Training and Revenue. Tarrin's Coding and Auditing experience includes both Inpatient and Outpatient.
Tarrin received her Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix in Dallas, Texas. Tarrin received her Baccalaureate in Health Information Management from Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. Tarrin received her Associates of Applied Science at McLennan Community College. Tarrin serves and has served in various volunteer roles for AHIMA and Texas Health Information Management Association (TxHIMA). Tarrin holds various coding and compliance credentials to include RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P, CHTS-IM, CHTS-PW, COC, CPC and CPC-I.