Trained and dedicated medical billing and coding specialist seeking full-time position with Internal Care Associates. Passionate about the healthcare system. Trained in ICD-10 coding, medical terminology, data management, data entry, conducting billing practices, and other administrative tasks. Familiar with various computerized coding programs and electronic health records.
Medical Billing and Coding Certificate, 2016
ESSENTIAL MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING SKILLS
Electronic health records
Microsoft Office systems (Word, Excel, Office)
Medical billing and coding software
Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance claims
04/2009 to 10/2016
Medical Biller and Coder (Intern)/ fulltimeEmory Healthcare Clinic － Atlanta, Georgia
Internship- Participated in 100-hour unpaid internship.
Full time- Managed health records. Applied ICD-10 coding under supervision. Used tools to convert ICD-9 codes. Updated and processed insurance claims for time and accuracy. Submitted claims to Medicare, Medicaid, and private health insurance providers. Received excellent feedback from supervisor.
05/2007 to 02/2009
Medical Billing Specialist, Advanced Reimbursement SolutionsMercy Hospital － Miami, Florida
Improved revenue for most recent provider over 32% with same patient load
Experienced billing for Family Medicine, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, and Mental Health specialties
Ensure claims are entered and submitted with 48 hours of receipt
Accurately apply payments to patient accounts
Post and reconcile insurance and patient payments. Research and resolve incorrect payments, EOB rejections, and other issues with outstanding accounts
Insure accuracy of insurance claims. Verify correct ICD-9 and CPT codes for a variety of specialties.
Set up new patient accounts
Assign ICD-9 to physicians diagnosis and insure correct level of service and various other CPT codes
Set-up practice management software for submission of electronic claims to clearinghouse. Work with clearinghouse to resolve file compatibility issues
Monthly processing of Patient statements. Answer and resolve patient billing inquires
Insure office practices are in compliance with HIPAA regulations
Education and Training
Certification: Medical TerminologyEmory Healthcare － Atlanta, Georgia, USAICD-9, ICD-10, and CPC Certificartion
Medical Billing and Coding programUniversity of Phoenix － columbus, Georgia, USA
Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
Graduated from Medical Billing and Coding program with a 3.7 GPA.