Inpatient and outpatient records coding specialist with ICD-9, ICD-10 experience.coding expertise. Familiar with commercial and private insurance carriers. Seeks a position of increased responsibility and authority. Patient-focused, medical coder skilled at medical billing, coding and office management.
American Academy of Professional Coders License
Code and analyze emergency room charts
Handle all business office requests
Train new employees
Run daily and monthly reports
Carefully reviewed medical records for accuracy and completion as required by insurance companies.
Assigned additional diagnosis codes based on specific clinical findings (laboratory, radiology and, pathology reports as well as clinical studies) in support of existing diagnoses.
Examined diagnosis codes for accuracy, completeness, specificity and appropriateness according to services rendered.
Consistently ensured proper coding, sequencing of diagnoses and procedures.
Added modifiers as appropriate, coded narrative diagnoses and verified diagnoses.Interpreted medical reports to apply appropriate ICD-9, CPT-4 and HCPCS codes.
Health Information Administration coursework
Coursework in Business Administration
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