October 3, 2011

To Whom It May Concern:
I am interested in working for your company doing Remote Medical Coding. I have received my diploma in Medical Coding from U.S. Career Institute. I finished the course carrying an 88%. I am signed up to take the CPC exam November 5, 2011. I am an active member of the AAPC website. Currently I am working on my internship online for Medical Coding the 2011 edition by Carol J. Buck.
I am detail orientated individual, as well as being energetic, goal driven, and look forward to challenges and learning new things.
I would welcome the opportunity to further discuss this position with you. I have enclosed my resume along with references for your review, and I look forward to hearing from you.
Melisa A. Kilburg
Melisa Ann Kilburg

Tel : Home: 563-773-2344
Cell: 563-542-5612
e-mail : mkilburg@netins.net

22877- 250th Avenue ; La Motte, Iowa 52054

Objective I want to obtain a medical coding position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background, and my ability to work independently as well as part of a team. (Prefer Remote Medical Coding position).
Availability September 20th, 2011
I am an energetic individual, goal orientated, detail orientated individual, organized, reliable, and I am a quick learner.
I work well independently as well as with others. I have developed many different skills throughout my employment history; such as, communication skills, and problem solve, and supervised a team of 8 people.

Key Skills

ICD-9-CM Coding Internet Scanning Machine
CPT Coding
E/M Coding Microsoft word, excel, and Outlook
Fax, Copier machine

4/2011-9/2011 Diploma in Medical Coding- Passed course holding an 88%
U.S. Career Institute, Fort Collins, Colorado
* I am a member with AAPC
* I am schedule to take my CPC exam November 5th, 2011 in Davenport, IA
1997/ 2001 Bellevue Community High School- Received Diploma
Bellevue, Iowa

Work Experience
11/2006-Present Brad Deery Motors; Maquoketa, IA
Car Detailer, Janitorial, Clerical office help
• Assistant Manager to a team of 8 detailers
• Filed/ Scanned records into the computer system
• Independently work after the store is closed and clean the store

3/2006-11/2006 Smart Document Solutions: Finley Hospital, Dubuque, IA
Release of Information Clerk
• Released patient medical records to requestor within the HIPPA Law Guidelines
• Entered data into computer system
• Worked independently
• Experience searching for patient records on hospital website, micr-fiche machine, and the paper records on shelves

10/2003-11/2006 Hillcrest Family Services: Maquoketa, IA
Teacher Associate
• Assisted in level 3 behavior disorder classroom with the kids daily school work and managing their behaviors
• Mandt trained
• Kept daily logs/ paperwork on each student

8/2001- 3/2004 Dac Incorporated: Maquoketa, IA
Supportive Living Specialist
• Assisted mental/ physically disabled individuals in their activities of daily living in a group home setting
• Kept daily logs on each individual
• Worked as a team member

Certificates/ Achievements
2003-2004 Volunteered as an EMT for the Bellevue Ambulance Service
Certified Med Manager
Was certified in CPR and First Aide- Will be updating it soon

References for Melisa A. Kilburg

Becky Andrews 563-271-5455 former co-worker
Val Wherry 563-652-4900 ext. 301 current Supervisor
Misty Gray 910-584-0738 former co-worker
Renee Kerner 563-357-0590 co-worker