1234 Cobblestone Drive
Pinellas Park, Phoenix, Arizona
Seeking for a Medical Coder position in a clinic/hospital where I can utilize my extensive computer and medical apparel knowledge, strong organizational abilities, demonstrating quality communications skills and patient service.
More than 10 years experience as a Medical Coder. Extremely knowledgeable with regards to Medical Coding guidelines and coding techniques (ICD-9, CPT-4, HCPCS, and DRG?s), proficient in physician coding, inpatient hospital coding, outpatient coding, and facility coding. Also strong knowledge of Anatomy & Physiology, Advanced Medical Terminology, Psychology, and Pharmacology. Very efficient in using MS Office Software, including MS WORD, EXCEL, POWER POINT, in addition to VMS systems. Able to type 65+ wpm and 350+dpm. Possessor of effective communication and interpersonal skills.
The Academy of Medical Transcription and Profession
Medical Billing and Coding,
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma,
Family Health Hospital,
Fairless Hills, PA, Dec. 2003 ? present
Performing outpatient coding for medical centers located in Mid South Healthcare Network including Huntington, West Virginia; Lexington and Louisville, Kentucky; and Memphis, Nashville, Tennessee Valley, and Mountain Home, Tennessee. Coding medical records with ICD-9, CPT-4, and HCPCS Level II coding, processing 60 to 90 claims daily while maintaining 95% accuracy and achieving productivity goals. Utilizing QuadraMed software and input information into computerized patient record system (CPRS). Duties also included handling wide variety of medical claims including physical therapies, ENT, primary care and psychiatry visits, dental, eye/vision, surgeries, diagnostic testing, ER, and E&M. Permanently complied with PA regulations and JCAHO requirements for coding guidelines and CMS policies.
Axis Community Health,
Brooklyn, NY, Jan. 1997 ? Nov. 2003
Coding inpatient, outpatient, observation, emergency room (trauma registry), and diagnostic ancillary services. Abstracting medical records with ICD-9-CM, CPT, and DRG coding. Reviewing charts for correct admit/discharge dates and entering proper surgery dates. Attending seminars for updates on ICD-9-CM and completing DRG assurance clinical documentation program with 3M Health Information System Consulting Services. While employed there, I have also worked payments, made deposits, and performed other general office duties.
Available upon request