Uncompromised commitment to quality patient communication and care Ability to prioritize and remain focused while working under pressure Recognized for unique blend of competencies: confidentiality, efficiency, multi-tasking and professionalism Self-motivated, capable and willing to assume responsibility in absence of leadership Skilled at learning and adapting to new concepts quickly Excellent team member: responsible, flexible, and diplomatic Comprehensive knowledge of coding systems/procedures: physician, inpatient/outpatient & facility coding Solid knowledge of medical terminology: anatomy, physiology, psychology & pharmacology Medical Coder with 6 years experience in hospital inpatient/outpatient surgery coding. Certified in ICD-9 and ICD-10. Familiar with commercial and private insurance carriers. Desire a position in inpatient / Inpatient and outpatient records coding specialist with ICD-9, ICD-10 and ASC coding expertise. Familiar with commercial and private insurance carriers. Seeks a position of increased responsibility and authority.outpatient records coding.
|ICD-9, CPT-4, HCPCS, DRG, MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), internet research|
Assigned additional diagnosis codes based on specific clinical findings (laboratory, radiology and, pathology reports as well as clinical studies) in support of existing diagnoses.Acted as a liaison between the business department, billers and third party payers in resolving billing and reimbursement accuracy.Demonstrated knowledge of HIPAA Privacy and Security Regulations by appropriately handling patient information.Interpreted medical reports to apply appropriate ICD-9, CPT-4 and HCPCS codes.Consistently ensured proper coding, sequencing of diagnoses and procedures.Coded outpatient encounters at a rate of 160 per day and 120 complex specialty coding.
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