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WHEREAS, professional medical billers provide a much needed service to physicians and other healthcare providers, and comprise a vital segment of the health care industry in Nevada; and

WHEREAS, increasingly, health care providers rely on medical billing companies to assist them in processing claims in accordance with applicable statutes and regulations, and health care providers consult with medical billing companies for advice regarding reimbursement matters and other important administrative issues; and

WHEREAS, Nevada's professional medical billers contribute to a high level of ethical, lawful, and professional conduct, and promote a standard of excellence throughout the entire health care industry; and

WHEREASmedical billers often offer expertise in reimbursement requirements, helping to ensure that medical 'claims are accurately prepared and enabling physicians and other practitioners to devote more time and attention to the care of their patients; and 

WHEREAS, the healthcare and health services sectors are essential components of the New Nevada economy, and innovations and excellence in these professions will contribute to stronger and healthier communities and a vibrant and sustainable economy for years to come; and

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  March 31, 2016

 MEDICAL BILLERS APPRECIATION DAY IN NEVADA

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske & Cadence Matijevich