LISA CALHOUN, CPC 1923 Belmont Blvd. Independence, MO 64057




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Experience

JACKSON COUNTY GASTROENTEROLOGY, BLUE SPRINGS, MO June 2009 - November 2010
CODER/BILLER
CODE ALL OUTPATIENT PROCEDURES (HOSPITAL AND ASC) INPT VISITS AND PROCEDURES, OFFICE VISITS, DATA ENTRY OF ALL CHARGES. FOLLOW UP ON DENIALS, POSTING OF RA'S



SAMUEL U RODGERS COMMUNITIY HEALTH CENTER, KANSAS CITY, MO May 2004 - June 2009
CHARGE ENTRY COODINATOR
· SUPERVISE AND COODINATE TASKS FOR CHARGE ENTRY STAFF. MONITOR SOME DUTIES OF UNIT CLERKS -CREATE AND ANTALIZE REPORTS FOR ADMINISTRATION (FINANCE) STAFF. RESEARCH CODING OF INSURANCE DENIALS. CHARGE ENTRY OF CHARGES

· WORK WITH PROVIDERS ON DOCUMENTATION



RESEARCH MEDICAL CENTER, Kansas City, MO January 2007 - Present
REGISTRAR
· ADMITTING DEPT. INTERVEIW PATIENTS IN THE EMERGENCY ROOM,

COLLECTING PATIENT INFORMATION AND INPUTTING IT IN THIER DATA BASE



COCKERELL AND MCINTOSH PEDIATRICS, INDEPENDENCE, MO September 2002 - Present
URGENT CARE RECEPTIONIST
· CHECK PATIENTS IN BY VERIFYING PATIENT INFORMATION -PRINTING REQUISITIONS AND PULLING CHARTS-COLLECTING INSURANCE CO-PAYS



OLATHE MEDICAL CENTER/CARDIOLOGY SERVICES, OLATHE, KS October 2001 - March 2004
CODING SPECIALIST
· DATA ENTRY OF OFFICE CHARGES - VERIFYING AND ADJUSTING TO CORRECT CODING OF CHARGES/DENIALS

· PROCESSING/CODING AND DATA ENTRY OF INVASIVE/NON INVASIVE HOSPTIAL TESTING



GASHLAND CLINIC , KANSAS CITY, MO May 1997 - September 2002
URGENT CARE RECEPTIONIST
· CHECK PATIENTS IN BY VERIFYING PATIENTS INFORMATION- PRINT REQUISITIONS AND PULLING CHARTS-COLLECTING INSURANCE CO-PAYS- SCHEDULE APPOINTMENTS



TRUMAN MEDICAL CENTER, KANSAS CITY, MO February 1994 - October 2001
EKG TECH/ CARDIOLOGY RECEPTIONIST
· EKG TECH, PERFORM ROUTINE AND STAT EKG'S THOUGHOUT HOSPITAL-PREPARING AND CHARTING ACCURATE REPORTS- CARDIOLOGY RECEPTIONIST, SCHEDULE APPOINTMENTS FOR DOCTORS AND TECHNICIANS- PHONE DIRECTION AND MESSAGE TAKING- CHECK PATIENTS IN/OUT- BILLING OF HOSPITAL CHARGES FOR CLINIC APPOINTMENTS AND TEST



RESEARCH MEDICAL CENTER, KANSAS CITY, MO March 1992 - December 1995
EKG TECHNICIAN
· PERFORM ROUTINE AND STAT EKG'S THROUGHOUT HOSPITAL- PREPARING AND CHARTING ACCURATE REPORTS





Education

OAK GROVE HIGH SCHOOL, OAK GROVE, MO
High School - GENERAL, May 1985


Objective

INTERESTED IN OBTAINING A POSITON IN THE MEDICAL BILLING/CODING FIELD THAT WILL ALLOW ME TO EXPLORE NEW OPPORTUNITIES.



Certifications

CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL CODER WITH THE AAPC SINCE 2001



Professional Associations

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PROFESSIONAL CODERS - NATIONAL AND LOCAL CHAPTERS SINCE 2001



HIGH TECH INSTUTUTE - MEMBER OF THE EDUCATION ADVISORY BOARD 2005- 2008