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Los Angeles, California, United States
Posted:
May 26, 2018

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CURRICULUM VITAE

Srikanth Saga CPC, B.Pt.

Passport no: F6598249

Mobile: +919*********

E-mail: ac5mk7@r.postjobfree.com

CERTIFIED MEDICAL CODER CPC FROM AAPC

Career Objective:

I aspire to learn and also to join hands with a team, which will lead me to implement and improve my technical skills. I assure you that I will end up with successful outcome, enhancing my skills and there by contributing to overall growth of organization.

Professional Summary:

Successfully completed CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL CODER (CPC) from AAPC (2011)

Experience in ED and E&M coding Physician coding.

Experience in ED Facility coding.

ICD-10 CM Coding

Ambulatory Surgery Both Audit Denial Management, Client Co-ordination, Claim Denial Solving, Audit.

Training on Coding concepts Surgery, Evaluation and Management etc

To analyze medical records and assigns codes to classify diagnoses and procedures to support the reimbursement system, to support assessment of clinical care, and to support medical research activity.

Allocate codes to patients' current period of care, using knowledge of the information contained within the International Classification of Diseases.

Qualification Summary:

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Extreme knowledge with regard to Medical Coding guidelines and coding techniques (ICD-9,CPT, HCPCS level II, and CCI edits & Coding tools like Encoder and Websrat, 3M ).

Coding Platforms worked Epic, Citrix, Meditec etc.

Proficient in physician coding Outpatient Evaluation & Management especially Orthopedics, Surgery, Rehabilitation, Urology, Consults, Surgery Inpatient, Podiatry, Emergency, Emergency room facility coding.

Expertise in coding infusions and fracture care.

Expertise in Quality Audit, feedback s to improve skills, regular update sessions etc.

Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, medical terminology.

Expertise in Ambulatory Surgery Coding, Auditing, Denial management & Training.

Expertise in IP-DRG coding and possessor of relevant concepts.

Possessor of effective communication and interpersonal skills.

Attended ICD-10 training for 4 hrs by Kitty Kremer (authorized ICD-10 trainer).

Doctus Data Services: August 2015 to till Date

Working as Team Lead Surgery Operations for Ambulatory Surgery Coding, Auditing, Quality Reporting, Training, Client communications. Working and assigning on daily TAT's etc.

Handling a Team Size of 28 members training them on various modalities, knowledge gaining sessions, interaction’s, client feedback s & Co-ordination etc.

As a part of Team strengthening regular training process on various concepts, OJT, new modalities, improvising and enhancing their skills in terms of regular process etc.

Working on IP-DRG Remote project from past on year with a quality rate of 98% overall going through especially Surgical IP charts.

Medtek India Pvt Limited: October 2012-July 2015

Presently I am working with Medtek India Pvt Limited from October 2012 as a Team Lead & Senior QC for Ambulatory Surgical Center, where I am auditing the files of Surgery on a daily basis done by other coders both ICD-9 and ICD-10 AM coding as due to the fact that ICD-10 is emerging from October, 2015 so that we have experience both aspects parallel, here where I use to audit files like Arthroscopies, Spinal Stabilizations, Gastrointestinal Procedures, Endoscopic Procedures almost all surgeries done in ASC s maintaining 99% accuracy, by checking regular client feedback and giving feedback to coders by interacting with them for the further updates through client calls and emails.

Surgeries Handled:

Muskuloskeletal system [Arthroscopies, Open procedures]

Orthopedic Surgeries

Neurosurgeries[Spinal Stabilization etc]

Arthroplasties

Endoscopic surgeries

Laparoscopic surgeries etc.

Alnoor Hospitals Abu Dhabi: March 2012-October 2012

Worked with Aloor Hospitals, Abu Dhabi, UAE. March 2012-October 2012

Designation : Sr. Medical Coder

Responsibilites:

Maintaining quality, Audit feedbacks, Auditing.

OJT (On job training)

Going for regular Audits to outside clinics as a part of process.

Worked as Sr. Medical coding Associate in ANTHELIO HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS PVT LTD, Hyderabad. March 2011-February 2012

Designation : Senior Associate

Responsibilities:

Responsible for the services such as emergency facility coding.

●Keep the system and documents of the office up to date.

●Maintained the 98 percent of accuracy and productive quality.

Previous Work Experience 3 years.

Worked as Team Co-Ordinator in PHYCARE SOLUTIONS Pvt. Ltd

M.G Road, Vijayawada. February 2008-March 2011.

Designation : Team Coordinator

Responsibilities:

●Responsible for the coding for the out patient.

●Responsible for handling different types of medical modalities in Outpatient Evaluation & Management which includes Surgery, Orthopedics, Rehabilitation, Urology, Consults of all modalities including In-patient and Out-patient, ER etc.

●Maintained the 97 percent of accuracy and productive quality.

●Promoted as a Team Coordinator in October 2010 and provided me 8 people responsible for daily volumes and Quality checks of the people under me and giving updates and coordinating with their issues.

Academic Qualification

Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Institution : VIMS COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY.

University : N.T.R University of Health Sciences

Year : 2000-2005 Second Class 68%

Location : Vijayawada

Completed my internship from UGH Vijayawada for a duration of 6 months from 6th April 2005 to 5th October 2005

Intermediate. Biology, Physics, Chemistry [AISSCE]

Institution : Kendriya Vidhyalaya Gachibowli, Hyderabad.

University : All India Senior Secondary Certificate Examination.

Year : 2000.

Location : Hyderabad:

SSC Standard

Institution : Anna Thomas Public School

University : STATE BOARD

Year :1998.

Personal Profile

Date of Birth: 29-09-1982

Age: 36.

Sex: Male.

Marital Status: Married.

Nationality: Indian.

Languages Known: English, Telugu, and Hindi.

Contact Address

Dr. Srikanth Saga B.Pt.,

Sri Krishna Residency,

G-1, Plot Number 6/4/121

Road No 6, Survey Number 14,

K.R.C.R Colony,

Bachupally,

Hyderabad-500090,

Telangana,

India.

Declaration:

I, hereby assure you that all the details and particulars furnished above are correct to the best of my knowledge.

Dr. Srikanth Saga.



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