Chip Hart is the Director of PCC’s Pediatric Solutions consulting group and author of the popular blog Confessions of a Pediatric Practice Consultant (chipsblog.com). Mr. Hart’s two decades of pediatric practice management expertise has helped hundreds of pediatricians increase their financial health. He has conducted many successful insurance contract negotiations on behalf of his clients, and worked as a consultant for the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the AAP Section on Administration and Practice Management (SO APM). As a dynamic and motivating speaker, Mr. Hart’s leads educational seminars and consults for pediatric professionals nationwide for organizations like the AAP, state chapter AAP programs, the MGMA, and various physician and hospital organizations around the country. Mr. Hart was a member of the CCHIT Child Health Work Group and the CDC Clinical Decision Support working group. Chip contributes articles on practice management and health care information technology for Pediatric Coding Alert, the AAP’s SO APM Newsletter, and Medical Group Management Association.