Medical Coder with 6 years of experience. Maintain strong work ethic, confidentiality, and reliability. Quickly and accurately enter detailed orders and data. Fifteen years of experience as a Medical Transcriptionist.
•Outpatient and Inpatient Coding
•CPT/HCPCS Level II
•Health Information Management
•CMS 1500 and UB-04 Claim Forms
•Medical Terminology and Anatomy
•Pharmacology and Pathophysiology
•3M Encoder/3M Reference Software
•Knowledge of HIPAA, and Patient Confidentiality
•Patient Check-in/out, Patient Scheduling/triage
•Detailed Knowledge of Coding Guidelines
•APC and MS-DRG Assignments
•Filing Medical Records/Medical Transcription
•Clinical Data Analysis and Abstraction
Professional Medical Coding and Billing - Career Step
Certificate of Graduation July 2016 - August 2017
•Coded over 300 inpatient and outpatient records.
•Types of reports coded include: Consultations, Emergency Room reports, History and Physical reports, Laboratory and Operative reports, Physician Orders, Procedure Notes, Progress Notes, Radiology and Pathology reports.
•Coded reports in the following specialties: E/M, Anesthesia, Pathology, Psychiatry, General Surgery, Radiology, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Urology, ENT, Infectious Diseases, Respiratory, Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery, Oncology, Orthopedics, OB/GYN, Trauma, etc.
•Detailed ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-CPS coursework (635+ hours) and hands-on ICD-10-coding and code set training.
•Familiarity with the AHA ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Coding Handbook
•Extensive training in the biomedical sciences-medical terminology, advanced anatomy, advanced pathophysiology, physiology and pharmacology.
•Training in HIPAA and HIM reimbursement processes (billing statements, CMS-1500 and UB-04 (5010) claim forms, MS-DRGs, etc).
Perry, Johnson & Associates
1489 W Warm Springs, Suite 110
Henderson, Nevada 89012 March 6, 2019 - Present
Medical Outpatient Coder
Assign codes remotely for diagnoses, treatments and procedures according to the appropriate classification system for outpatient encounters. Review physician assigned diagnosis code after thorough review of the medical record and query physician for additional clarity. Accurately abstract information from the medial records into the abstract system, according to established guidelines. Validate codes, charges and other edits.
Sonoma County Indian Health Project
144 Stony Point Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95404 May 2018 – November 2018
Duties included coding clinic charts, applying E/M codes, verifying ICD-10, HCPCS and CPT-4 codes for accuracy; work on aging accounts for billing department.
Mill Valley Flower Shop
Delivery Driver August 2016 - September 2017
Career Step July 2016 - August 2017
One year coding experience as a coding student, coding over 300 inpatient and outpatient records for numerous specialties. Familiarity with ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS codes.
1000 S. Eliseo Drive
Greenbrae, CA August 2015 - April 2016
Greeted patients at front desk. Performed computer intake for each patient prior to their visit, answered phones, filing, faxing. Took vital signs, performed 10-15 blood draws daily. Restocked supplies for draw rooms and laboratory. Performed drug screening and processed blood and urine samples for transport at end of each day.
120 S. El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA April 2015 - July 2015
Performed blood draws for mobile insurance exams, taking vital signs and insurance intake forms. Centrifuged blood and prepared blood and urine samples, meeting a 24-hour delivery turn-around time.
Bay Area Medical Academy
530 Bush Street, #201
San Francisco, CA 94108 March 2014 - April 2015
•Attended phlebotomy classes and became a licensed phlebotomist
Caretaker for family member January 2013-October 2013
1600 Eureka Road
Roseville, CA Jan. 2008 -December 2012
Medical Coder, CCA
•Performed coding for outpatient services, including but not limited to Emergency Room reports, Outpatient Surgeries, Laboratory, Physical and Operative reports, Physician orders, Procedure and Progress notes, Radiology and Pathology reports. Coding in the specialties listed: Anesthesia, Pathology, Psychiatry, General Surgery, Radiology, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Urology, ENT, Infectious Diseases, Respiratory, Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery, Oncology, Orthopedics, OB/GYN, and Trauma.
2025 Morse Avenue
Sacramento, CA June 1992 - December 2007
•Medical transcriptionist for Kaiser Permanente, transcribing gross and microscopic descriptions, autopsies, history and physicals, surgical reports, consultations, clinical and observation notes, counseling notes for Psychiatry, covering all specialties for inpatient and outpatient visits.