Oct 19, 2018  
2018-19 College Catalog 
    
2018-19 College Catalog

Faculty and Staff


Susan Deutschman, MBA, RHIA, CTR - Assistant Chair

susan_deutschman@owens.edu
(567)661-7608

Education/Credentials

  • Master Degree in Business Administration, Applied Leadership
  • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management
  • Associate Degree in Health Information Technology
  • Associate Degree in Business Administration
  • Medical Coding Certificate
  • Post Baccalaureate Certificate, Health Information Management Administration
  • RHIA - Registered Health Information Administrator
  • CTR - Certified Tumor Registrar

Owens Community College

  • Assistant Chair, Health Information Technology Program and Medical Coding Certificate June 2015 - Present
  • Coordinator, Cancer Information Management Program August 2009 - May 2015
  • Assistant Professor, Health Information Technology Program August 2006 - May 2015
  • CIM Advisory Board Chair
  • Member-at-Large, Academic Standards Committee
  • Chair, Academic Standards Committee
  • Vice Chair, Academic Standards Committee
  • Serve as a member of the e-Learning Committee
  • Served as a member of the 20 + 2 Student Persistence Committee
  • Served as Rank Review Committee Member

Professional Involvement:  

  • American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) member
  • Ohio Health Information Management Association (OHIMA) member  - served as Treasurer and Project Leader for Professional Recognition
  • Northwest Ohio Health Information Management Association (NWOHIMA) member - served as Past President, President, President-Elect and Director of Alliance
  • Ohio Association of Career -Technical Superintendents, Southern Regional Education Board served as Health Informatics Panel Member
  • National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA) member
  • Ohio Cancer Registrars Association (OCRA) member  - served as Director for Northwest Ohio and Membership Chairperson
  • Northwest Ohio Cancer Data Specialists (NWOCDS) member  - served as Membership Chairperson
  • Michigan Cancer Registrars Association (MiCRA) member

Professional Recognition:

Distinguished Member Award 2014, Northwest Ohio Health Information Management Association

 

Teresa McGaharan, MA, RHIT - Professor

teresa_mcgaharan@owens.edu
(567)661-7260

Education/Credentials

  • Master of Arts Degree in Organizational Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration
  • Associate Degree in Health Technology
  • RHIT - Register Health Information Technician

Owens Community College

  • Professor, Health Information Technology Program 2005 - Present
  • Instruct first year and second year HIT and Medical Coding Certificate Students
  • HIT Advisory Board Member
  • Co-Chair of Curriculum Committee
  • Co-Chaired 20+2 Student Persistence Committee
  • Rank Review Committee Member

Professional Involvement

  • Distinguished Member Award 2017, Northwest Ohio Health Information Management Association
  • American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Member
  • Ohio Health Information Management Association (OHIMA) Member, Served as Director of Special Interest Council
  • Northwest Ohio Health Information Management Association (NWOHIOMA) Member, Served as Past President, Director of Networking and Recruiting, Director of Healthcare Legislation

 

Adjunct Instructors

Amy Stiles, RHIT