Ms. Walters is the Vice President for Research and Reimbursement at the Tennessee Hospital Association where she researches & assists hospitals with payer (governmental or non-governmental), operational issues and regulatory compliance. She has spent most of her career in hospitals in managed care, revenue cycle, compliance and quality but has also worked on the payer side and in public accounting. Ms. Walters participated in the original CMS payment bundling demonstration project and has an accounting degree from Wesleyan College and an M.A. from the University of South Florida. She is certified in Healthcare Compliance through HCCA.