1021 Temple Ave # C Phone: 323-743-9469
Long Beach, CA 90804 Email: Deron118@yahoo.com
Devonne Owens

Summary Top-notch Medical Biller with more than 4 years of experience in the medical and insurance field. Very knowledgeable in various insurance company guidelines. Outstanding productivity both as a biller and as a collector. Possess a strong understanding with coding using CPT, ICD-9, and HCPC Codes. Consistently motivating others toward success, a dynamic leader and team builder.

Professional Experience

New Leaf Staffing Long Beach, CA
(Medical Data Exchange) 08/2010 – Present
Medi-Cal Biller
Medical billing per Medi-cal guidelines for outpatient claims, Coding Injections and Outpatient Procedures, Data Entry, 10-key, CPT, ICD-9, and HCPC codes, Correcting Claims Errors for Billing, Using MDX systems billing for Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, McKesson Star Program, Ms Word, Ms Excel, PowerPoint, A/R reports...

Encore (Apollo Health Street) Los Angeles, CA
Commercial Insurance Biller/Collector 11/2009– 07/2010
Billing to all Blue Cross/Blue Shield (out of state), Collections, Aging Reports, Passport System, Create Worksheets in Excel, Ms. Office, Ms Word, Case Management, Payment Posting, Contract Interpretation, Medi-Cal, CPT Codes, ICD-9 Codes, HCPC Codes, Rev Codes, Health Net, Aetna……

Healthcare Resource Group (Elizabeth Center for Cancer Detection) Los Angeles, CA
Patients Accounts Billing Manager 01/2009 – 08/2009
Billing to Medical (EWC Program), Medicare, Commercial Insurance, CPT Codes, ICD-9 Codes, Ms Office, Contracting, Physician Credentialing, Set up new Billing Software, Obtain new Clearinghouse for Billing, Memo’s, Case Management, Ms Excel, Statistics Reports and A/R Reports and Emdeon (EDI)…….

Help Staffing (UCLA Medical Center) Los Angeles, CA
Pre-Biller/Collections Rep (Patient Business Service) 10/2008 – 11/2008
Billing to Medi-Cal, CCS and GHPP, Submitting to obtain Retro E-Tars thru EDS for Outpatient Services, Emdeon (EDI), ICD-9 Codes, CPT Codes, ACMS (CCS), MS Office, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access.

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
Financial Counselor 1 (Radiology) 07/2006 – 10/2008
Submitting Authorizations for MRI’s and CT Scans, Check Insurance Eligibility, ICD-9 Codes, CPT Codes, Registration, Contract Interpretation, Data Entry, MS Excel, Ms Word, Submit E-Tars, NIA Pre-Certifications for CT and MRI Scans, ACMS (CCS) Authorizations, Customer Service, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, PacifiCare, Medi-Cal, United Healthcare and Several other PPO’s and HMO’s.

PDQ Careers Personnel Services Inc. Los Angeles, CA
Medical Billing/Collection 11/2005 – 04/2006
(Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles)
Medi-Cal /Medicare Billing (I/P & O/P), Insurance verification, ACMS (CCS) Authorizations, HCPC Codes, ICD-9 Codes, CPT Codes, Insurance Collections, Managed Care Collections (Government/Non-Government), Contract Interpretation, Ms Office, Ms Excel, Ms Word, Ms Outlook, Data Entry, Correspondence, SOC Claims,
UB-92 Forms, Claims Administration Billing Program.

Office Team Personnel Service Glendale, CA
DME Billing 08/2005 – 10/2005
(Continental Hospital Supply)
DME Guidelines, Insurance verification, Crossover Claims, Medi-Cal Appeal, Claims Inquiry Forms, HCPC Codes, Authorizations, Medi-Cal/Medicare Billing, Insurance Billing, Data Entry, Denials, Customer Service, SOC Claims, Ms Word, Ms Excel, Dezine Billing Program, CMS 1500 Forms.

Transpine Inc. Beverly Hills, CA
Billing/Collections 02/2005 – 08/2005
Medical Transportation Billing, Dispatch, Scheduling, Payment Posting, Prep. File for Worker’s Comp. Court Hearing, File lien Using Edex, Authorizations, Insurance verification, Train Interns, Office Management, Data Entry, Denials, Customer Service, SOC Claims, Ms Word, Ms Excel, Correspondence, Collections, Filing, QuickBooks.

American Career College Los Angeles, CA
Medical Billing/Health Claims Examiner Program 2004
Medical Billing/Health Claims Examiner, NCICS Coding Certification

Abraham Friedman Occupational Center Los Angeles, CA
G.E.D 2005

L.A. Job Corps Los Angeles, CA
Computer Operator Software Applications 1994

The Coding Source Los Angeles, CA
CPC-A 2010