Lea Chatham is the Content Marketing Manager at Kareo and the Editor of the Getting Paid blog. She is responsible for developing educational resources to help small medical practices stay independent and be successful. To produce the best content for independent practices, she draws on several years working at an integrated health system developing marketing and educational tools and nearly a decade working for leading health IT companies like Medical Manager Health Systems, WebMD Practice Services, Emdeon, and Sage Software. She specializes in simplifying information about healthcare and healthcare technology for physicians, practice staff, and patients. Lea has written and edited articles in Physicians Practice, Health Data Management, HealthITNews, Medical Practice Insider, HISTalk, and many others.