Reporting and documenting Recordkeeping and file
Working with Insurance
companies, Pre-auth and Billing
Clinical documentation and
FDA and HIPPA compliance Medical Transcription
Proficient in Medical Terminlogy Worked with ICD-10-PCS, HCPCS and CPT Coding Manuals
Certified Ophthalmic Technician 03/1995 - 07/2002
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose & Throat Associates, P.A.- SouthPark - Charlotte, NC Duties include: scheduling appointments, scheduling surgeries, end-of-months reports, creating new tracking system to increase efficiency of paperwork, examining patients, taking history, dispensing medications, transcribing for doctors, and patient education. Attended classes and ran low vision clinic dispensing visual aides for patients. Office procedures included faxing, filing, ordering stock, releasing of medical records. Proficient with IBM PC, GPMS, DOS, Data Research, CPT and ICD-9 Coding and medical terminology. COA, and COT certified. JHACPO continuing education throughout employment. CPR certified Administrative Assistant 09/1994 - 03/1995
Applied Psychological Services: Gregory Villarosa, Ph.D. - Concored, NC Duties include: Microsoft PC, Computer billing of Medicare, organized and created insurance filing system, dictation, medical records transcription, answering phone, psychological evaluation testing, typing, mailing, and faxing. EDUCATION
Ophthalmic Assistant 03/1993 - 09/1994
Drs. Bobbitt and Gable, P.A. - Concord, NC
Duties include: Scribe for the doctors, examinations of the patients: vision, tension, dispensing drops, writing prescriptions, patient education, assisting with laser treatments, assisting with FAA physicals, pre-op for patients awaiting surgery, answering phones, pulling and filing medical records. Trained for Ophthalmic Assistant.
Dental Assistant & Fill-in Front Office Staff 06/1989 - 06/1989 Dr. Philip M. Sobo, DDS - Concord, NC
Trained in Dental Assisting by the Dentist. Became proficient in medical terminology related to the field, work-ups and scribing exams on the patients, Taking & Developing x-ray film, discussing charges, financial options and relating and filing insurance. Became proficient in medical instruments, setting up for dental procedures. Breaking down, ordering and stocking supplies. Working with impressions and coordination delivery of tests to the lab. Coordinated with appointments, answering phones, pulling filing, and billing insurance companies. Trained as Dental Assistant.
Medical Billing and Coding Specialist: Medical Nov 2019 Penn Foster Career School - Scranton, PA
I graduated on November 18 after which I received my Career Diploma from the NHA with a GPA of 92. I graduated in the top 5% of my class. I have received my NHA CBCS certification on 2/7/2020.
Low Vision Aids Trainer & Prescriber Jul 1997
Eschenbach Optik of America - Greenville, SC
Completed a seminar to teach how to evaluate, dispense and train patient in low vision. Operated the clinic for an Physicians group of approx 40+ doctors. Received Low Vision Certification.
Surgical Technology May 1992
Lenoir Community College - Kinston, NC
Received a Diploma in Surgical Technology. I graduated second highest in my class ABOUT ME
and received a Certificate of Merit with my Diploma. I completed an Internship at Pitt County Trauma One Hospital.
EMT - Emergency Medical Technician Jun 1990
Pitt Community College - Greenville, NC
Learned procedures for all emergency situations, first aid, CPR certified, experience in ambulance performing medical tasks, taking apart cars to save victims, basic medical terminology. I renewed this yearly though all medical positions. High School Diploma with Honors Jun 1987
A. L. Brown High School - Kannapolis, NC
Graduated with High School Diploma with Career Path with Honors. I am in search of a part to full time position to work from home. I have a wide variety of medical experience from 1987 to 2001. I took a leave to raise and home school my son and am now anxious to get back to work. I've recently received my medical coding and billing diploma. I am a fast learner regarding different procedures most medical positions require. I am very familiar with office policies, insurance companies, filing medicare and medicaid, medical terminology, and surgical procedures. I have work experience from all aspects of the medical field from surgical nurse, medical assistant, transcription, and office procedures including insurance, billing and coding.
Certification, Diplomas and References available upon request