Linda Gates

Director of Quality Assurance, Ascension Medical Group 

Linda Gates-Striby has specialized in documentation, coding and compliance for over 30 years. Linda is the Director of Quality Assurance for Ascension Indiana Medical Group.

Linda serves as a nonphysician member on the ACC Coding Task Force, served 8 years as the non-physician member on the HRS coding subcommittee, and serves on the ACC’s CV Management Publications Workgroup

Linda served as the cardiology chair on the Board of Advanced Medical Coding and lead the development of the Advanced Cardiology Examination, and Specialty Coding Examination for cardiology. Linda served as the technical editor for the Cardiology Coder’s Pink Sheet and the technical co-editor of the Interventional Radiology Procedures Pink Sheet published by Decision Health.

Linda is the Owner of Gates Physician Services and provides a variety of consulting, auditing, and educational services to practices throughout the United States.