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3080 North Course Drive #201 Pompano Beach, FL 33069 (C) 954/773-5455 (Email)

Professional Summary

I have worked in the medical field for over 20 years. I am organized, hardworking, with experience in all aspects
of medical billing and finance. I have also worked as a medical office manager and a medical assistant. I am highly
motivated and able to set priorities. I look forward to the opportunity to work within your company.

• Medical terminology expert • Inpatient records coding proficiency
• ICD-10 (International Classification of Disease) • Records maintenance professional
• Billing and collection procedures expert • Outpatient surgery coding specialist
• Records management professional • Patient referrals expert
• Understands insurance benefits • Familiar with commercial and private insurance carriers
• Office management professional • Insurance and collections procedures
• Excellent verbal communication • Close attention to detail
• Excellent problem solver • Office support (phones, faxing, filing)

Work History

Medical Billing and Appeals

Changes Treatment and Recovery – Pompano Beach, FL 7/2016 - 1/2017

• Scanned and reviewed medical records

• Followed up on claims for payments

• Worked on insurance denials

• Appealed denied claims with medical records

Medical Billing and Collections Specialist

Anesco Interventional Pain Institute – Pompano Beach, FL 1/2015 – 6/2015

• Data entry of patient and insurance payments and charges

• Generated claims both paper and electronically

• Patient contact on outstanding balances, phone calls and prepared statements

• Prepared and scanned records for workmen’s compensation

• Worked both patient and aging reports along with insurance denials

Medical Billing Analyst

Dr. John R. Watson and Dr. John D. Bloom – Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 9/1998 – 5/2014

• Payment application including contract compliance followed up on accounts daily, worked on denials
and appeals

• Payments posted and adjustments closed out and balanced end of day and end of month summaries.

• CPT and ICD coding computer input.

• Prepared and copied , faxed, scanned medical records to other doctors or insurance companies

• Collected insurance and patient payments monthly bought in over $70,000 a month in revenue.

• Obtaining authorizations and referrals from primary doctors.

• Scheduled appointments, registered patient demographics in computer

• Precisely completed appropriate claims paperwork, documentation and system entry.

• Correctly coded and billed medical claims both electronically and paper

• Thoroughly researched newly identified diagnoses and medical procedures to expand skills and knowledge.

Medical System Analyst/Manager

Integrated Billing Alternatives – Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 2/1995 to 1/1997

• CPT and ICD coding input and verifying diagnosis matching with surgical procedures

• Prepared monthly billing and financial statements. Analysis of submission report

• Worked on insurance denials and appeals

• Extensive contact with doctors to review accounts and medical records

Medical Billing Associate

Dr. Michael Davoli – Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 3/1994 to 1/1995

• Data entry of patient registration, charges, and payments.

• Generated claims both paper and electronically.

• Obtained and prepared referral and authorizations.

• Prepared medical records to be sent to insurances for payments.

• Prepared files for workmen’s compensation and depositions

Medical Billing Analyst

North Beach Hospital – Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 1/1992 to 1/1994

• Trained employees in billing from filing claims to posting charges

• Analyzed monthly reports to see progress of financial status

• CPT and ICD coding for hospital inpatients

• Met with patients to discuss any financial issues.

• Had monthly meetings with employees to go over aging reports

• Worked on all insurance denials till solution was satisfied


Bachelor's Degree: Health Administration
University of Phoenix - Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 5/2007

Associate's Degree: Science
Iona College - Yonkers, New York 8/1984

Knowledge of Microsoft Medisoft, Lytec, Navinet, EMR, Availity, Powerpoint, Some Excel,
Central Reach, Colloborate

Special Achievements: 17 years Sunday School teacher
8 years Treasurer for the Daughters of Penelope Non Profit Organization.
3 years President for Daughters of Penelope
1 year youth advisor of the church

Personal References Upon Request