Highly efficient medical coding specialist with experience in emergency outpatient physician services. Excellent attention to detail and demonstrated team player with a positive attitude. Seeking a position requiring a certified physician coder. Certified in ICD-9 and ICD-10. Familiar with commercial and private insurance carriers and medicare.Desire a position in outpatient or inpatient records coding.
CPC- American Academy of Professional Coders
Attended Stark State College and completed my coding certification in 2007. I also attended Stark State in 2015 and completed course on ICD-10 coding.
ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding along with CPT and HCPCS
Excellent time management and efficiency
Medical Coding Specialist10/2009 to Current USACS (EMP)Canton, OhioCode outpatient encounters at a rate of 260 per day with an accuracy rate exceeding 98%.Assign ICD-10 codes along with E/M levels and any procedures and modifiers if required.
Medical Coding and Reimbursement03/2008 to 10/2009 MatrixGreen , OhioThoroughly reviewed remittance codes from EOBS/AR's. Appropriately and correctly identified errors and re-filed denied/rejected claims as they were received from the Patient Account Representative. Added modifiers as appropriate, coded narrative diagnoses and verified diagnoses.
Contract Medical Coding Auditor08/2007 to 03/2008 PrimeTime InsuranceCanton, OhioMonitoring medical records for risk adjustment purposes and abstracting medical information to measure healthcare effectiveness and quality to establish accountability and managed care.
active member of American academy of professional coders- attending monthly meetings
attended seminars that included topics on diagnostic related groups and present on admission
received an (A) for practicum at Mercy Medical Center under the direction of Irene Brosch