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Linda is the Past President for the Massachusetts Health Information Association (MaHIMA) 2012-2013 and Past Chair of the American Health Information Management Association's Ethics committee 2013-2014.  She is General Counsel  and vice president for Applied Management Systems, Inc. and Owner of The Law Firm of Linda M. Young.  Ms. Young has extensive experience in the areas of recoupment appeals such as Recovery Audit Contractors (RAC) and Medicaid Integrity Contractors (MIC). Prior to graduating from law school, she served as a Registered Health Information Administrator and is highly skilled in HIPAA,  coding and DRG assignment, with 30 years of experience.  Linda has served on the board of directors for the MaHIMA over the years in various roles including Vice President of Legislative Affairs. In a 1996, after transitioning her career toward Management, Ms. Young received recognition from the Massachusetts Health Information Management Association as their Outstanding New Professional of the year. Ms. Young has spoken on various health care issues for organizations in the North East. She is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, American BAR Association, Massachusetts BAR Association, American Health Information Management Association, and the Massachusetts Health Information Management Association.


 


 

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Languages spoken: English, French

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  1. Health Care: 40%
    30 years
  2. Administrative Law: 20%
    9 years
  3. Construction: 20%
    7 years
  4. Corporate: 15%
    9 years
  5. Intellectual Property: 5%
    5 years

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50 Birch Street
Milford, MA, 01757

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive200801/24/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
DeborahHeinbuck Outanding New ProfessionalMassachusetts Health Information Management Association1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
General Counsel and Vice PresidentApplied Management Systems2010 - Present
OwnerLaw Office of Linda M. Young, LLC2008 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
MahimaPresident2012 - 2013
American Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
American Health Lawyers AssociationMember2008 - Present
Boston Bar Associationmember2008 - Present
American Health Information Management Associationmember1996 - Present
Massachusetts Health Informaton Management AssociationPast VP Legislative Affairs1996 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Menella V. Debby's Petland & AquariumPlaintiff prevailed
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Massachusetts School of Law at AndoverLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Northeastern UniversityHealth Policy and AdministrationPost Baccealauriate1996
Worcester State CollegeComputer ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Mohegan Sun - NE Health Informtn Mgmt ConferenceRAC Update2011
MaHIMA Winter MeetingWhat's New with the RAC?2011
New Hampshire Health Information Management AssociationRecovery Audit Contractors (RAC) - Case Studies2010
Massachusetts Association of Patient Accounts ManagementRecovery Audit Contractor (RAC) Strategies for Appeal and Case Studies2010