Elmhurst, Illinois, Jan. 27—Andrew W. Hartweg, vice president, CBJ Credit Recovery, Jamestown, New York., has earned his Certified Professional Business Executive (CPBE) designation from the Medical-Dental-Hospital Business Associates (MDHBA), announced Todd Gillis, CPBE, president of the organization.

Hartweg, who is a member of the MDHBA Board of Directors, was installed as the organization’s President in October of 2012. Additionally, he served as chair of the organization’s Education Committee from 2009 through 2011, where he was responsible for overseeing development of MDHBA’s Annual Conference, audio conferences, and other programs.

He received MDHBA’s President’s Award in 2010, and Hartweg was honored with the organization’s Robert T. Hellrung Award in 2011.

CPBE recognizes individuals who meet rigorous standards of professionalism, including healthcare client endorsements, industry experience, civic achievements, and support of professional associations. CPBE recipients are expected to demonstrate and maintain high standards of business services.

Medical-Dental-Hospital Business Associates is a nation-wide network of independent businesses that provide accounts receivable management services and products to the healthcare industry. Formed in 1939, MDHBA and its members set a tone of collaboration and continuous improvement within the demanding and competitive world of healthcare financial services. With more than 80 members nationwide, MDHBA provides a forum for idea exchange, continuing education and certification. For more information, contact: MDHBA, 350 Poplar Ave., Elmhurst, IL 60126. Telephone 630.941.8100. Fax 630.359.4274. E-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .