TGMC Announces Director of Patient Financial Services


Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) is pleased to announce Susan Priest as the new Director of Patient FinancialServices. Priest has 25 years of experience in a hospital financial setting. She holds her masters in HospitalAdministration and has served as a trusted advisor to hospitals and large integrated health systems to improve Revenue Cycle assessments and implementation of best practices. Priest’s experience in revenue cycle, finance management, managed care, physician hospital organizations and services, and most recent consulting, will bring new ideas to further strengthen the department.

TGMC’sPatient Financial Services department coordinates all patient billing and insurance claims for all inpatient and outpatient procedures, hospital stays,and diagnostic testing. In addition to using the latest technology and programs for billing and insurance purposes, patients can also pay and view their bill through TGMC’s website. Team members in the department can answer billing questions for patients before, during and after their visit.

“We are proud to welcome Susan to our team at TGMC,” said Phyllis Peoples, president and CEO at TGMC. “She brings a great deal of experience and knowledge and will be a great asset to our financial services team.”


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