Marschand K. Martin, CPC –A
1401 Highway 80 East, Apt M-139
Clinton, MS 39056
Cell: 601-383-1945 or Email: www. marty3073@yahoo.com


Objective: I am seeking a position where I can use all of my coding skills and knowledge and that has room for professional growth.

Education:
• Utica High School, Utica, MS – High School Diploma – 1992
• Antonelli College, Jackson, MS – Associates Degree in Medical Coding – 2004

Work History:

University Mississippi Medical Center: Medical Billing Specialist II – (09-2009 to Present)
Duties:
• Follow up on unpaid claims for Medicare
• Assist in correcting coding errors
• Write appeals to Medicare

Medical Practice Solutions: Medical Billing Specialist – (6-2008 to 9-2009)
Duties:
• Checking claim status and determining resolution
• Posting patient ,insurance payments, and charges
• Working credit report, and writing up appropriate refunds on a monthly basis
• Reviewing all EOB's received for possible appeals through the compliance director
• Sending collection letters to aged accounts after careful review
• Collect payments from patients via phone (ex – credit card)
• Follow up on unpaid claims (ex – blue cross and blue shield or Medicare)
• Working on any mail returned from the post office
• Secondary claim EOB retrieval and mailing


United Solar Ovonic: Production Associate (1-2007 to 5-2008)
Duties:
• Inspection of solar panels for any defects

St. Dominic Medical Associates: Billing Clerk (8-2006 to 10-2006)
Duties:
• Follow up on unpaid secondary claims (ex – Medicaid claims)
• Post payments to patient accounts from EOB's
• Secondary claim EOB retrieval and mailing
• Code operative reports using CPT and ICD-9 codes
• Assist patients with account questions
• Collect payments from patients via phone (ex- credit card)
• Answering phones
• Assist with error corrections

Baptist Medical Clinic: Office Assistant (11-2004 to 8-2006)
Duties:
• Coding diagnoses from superbills
• Posting payments to patient accounts from EOB's
• Collect co-pays from patients
• Check patients out of the clinic
• Prepare daily deposits
• Secondary claim EOB retrieval and mailing
• Sort mail
• Filing medical records
• Scheduling patient appointments

St. Dominic Hospital: Transporter (3-2004 to 11-2004)
Duties:
• Transport patients to and from the X-ray department by wheelchair or bed

Externship: Lakeshore Family Medical Clinic (4-2004 to 11-2004)
Duties:
• Prepare daily deposits
• Secondary claim EOB retrieval and mailing
• Post payments to patient accounts from EOB's
• Transport X-ray film and reports to Central Mississippi Medical Center

Affiliations:
• Member of the American Academy of Professional Coders – 2005

Certification:
• Certified Professional Coder – 2006

Skills:
• Knowledge of computer software (ex – MS Word, NextGen, and Horizon Practice Plus)
• Knowledge of medical terminology and Anatomy&Physiology
• Knowledge of CPT, HCPCS, and ICD-9 codes and guidelines
• Data entry skills
• Customer service skills
• Keyboarding at 35 wpm
• Operate office equipment ( ex – fax machine)
• Knowledge of claims submission for all major carriers (ex. Medicare and Blue Cross & Blue Shield)

References are available upon request