Terrence Cunningham

by Delonte Brooks

November 3, 2021

Director, Administrative Simplification Policy,
American Hospital Association (AHA)

Terrence Cunningham is the Director for Administrative Simplification Policy with the American Hospital Association. In this role, Terrence engages in regulatory and legislative initiatives designed to reduce administrative complexities and billing issues for hospitals, including advancing prior authorization reform and technical solutions. Additionally, Terrence’s responsibilities include developing and maintaining the UB-04 Data Specifications Manual (UB-04 Data Set) and serving as the Chairman to the National Uniform Billing Committee (NUBC).
Prior to joining the AHA, Terrence served as a Senior Policy Analyst III with the American Medical Association. A native of Chicago, Terrence has a bachelor’s degree in English and History from the University of Iowa and a juris doctor degree from the DePaul University College of Law. Terrence is a registered attorney in Illinois.