JoAnn Petaschnick is a professional writer and editor, specializing in communications materials and publications for business and consumers. Health care is a frequent subject, and she specializes in transforming difficult terminology into more easily digested language.
Author of articles on a wide variety of topics such as health care, the pharmaceutical industry, real estate, and lifestyle issues, Ms. Petaschnick’s special areas of focus include hospitals and the industry in general. Her feature articles, patient profiles, and special reports have been published in national and local magazines.
Ms. Petaschnick has written or contributed to the Health Care Billing & Collections Manual, Medical Group Practice Administrative Manual, Geriatric Patient Manual, Emergency Department Compliance Manual, the Patient Account Manger’s Handbook, and other health care-related journals and newsletters. Her work on a variety of topics also appears in M Magazine, Wisconsin Builder, Exclusively Yours, Milwaukee Home & Fine Living, Medical College of Wisconsin and Columbia/St Mary’s Hospital publications.