Emily Ferraro CPC-A
78 Church Street ~ Guilford, CT 06437
203-376-2319 ~ emilyjm216@hotmail.com

Qualified for Health Claim assignments to enhance support and operational efficiency.

Skills & Qualifications
Medical Coding (ICD-9, CPT-4, HCPCS) Insurance Verification Microsoft Office Suite
Medical Billing Medical Terminology Multitasking
CMS 1500 Forms & UB-04 Customer Service Appointment Setting

Work Experience
Medical Billing Externship
February 2010- April 2010
Harbor Health Services, Inc. ~ Branford, CT www.harborhealthservices.org
Intensive 210 hour hands on experience supporting the Accounting Department. Main support was to Billing Specialist but also provided support to Accounts Receivable Clerk, Benefits Coordinator and Accounting Manager.
§ Clinicians Desktop: Updated and cycled treatment plans and informed supervisors through daily email
*Confirmed client attendance & prepared system to generate electronic billing
§ Revenue Manager: Confirmed/cross-referenced open authorization on file in order to bill
§ CT EDS Provider Electronic Solutions: Submitted electronic Medicaid and CTBHP
§ CT Medical Assistance Program: Insurance Eligibility
§ Submitted electronic Medicaid and CTBHP
§ Generated daily reports: Medicaid, Saga, Medicare, CTBHP, Self Pay, CMS 1500’s
§ Updated and maintained spreadsheets using excel
§ Organized and mailed CMS 1500’s
§ Assisted with claim auditing & resubmissions

T.J. Maxx ~ Clinton, CT
December 2008- Present
Cashier/ Customer Service
Responsibilities include maintaining customer service relations and satisfaction.

Nilsa Shaw Hair Designs ~ Guilford, CT December 2008- April 2010
Responsibilities included styling hair, answering phones and making appointments for clients.

Amelia’s Gourmet Deli~ New Haven, CT
March 2007- November 2008
Bookkeeper/ Assistant Manager
Family owned business. Helped start and open from ground up. Responsible for accounts payable, accounts receivable, deposit processing, general ledger through financial statements and payroll.

Branford Hall Career Institute, Branford, CT
January 2009- April 2010
Major: Health Claims Specialist GPA: 3.94
Courses: Medical Coding (ICD-9, CPT-4, HCPCS) Office Administration
Medical Terminology I, II, III, IV Business Math
Medical Billing and Health Insurance Coder’s English Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook Medical Law and Ethics
Medisoft – Billing Simulation Program CMS 1500 Forms & UB-04