I have 2+ years experience coding and 8 months billing. A/R, EOBs, electronic deposits...I am looking for a coding position in the Phoenix area. I can be reached at makana2k5@yahoo.com. Thank you.


DOROTHY WALTERS, CPC
17961 W. Lawrence Ln Waddell, AZ 85355 • (623) 742-3893 or (602) 770-1841
makana2k5@yahoo.com


Seeking an entry-level position in the capacity of:
MEDICAL CODER


• Offer 2 years HCC Medicare Risk Adjustment Coder.
• Several years of various customer service and sales experience.
• Detail oriented with strong customer service skills; work diligently to satisfy all requirements of my position.
• Holds a 97.1% Accuracy rate with less than 3% missed .
• Attained CPC-A credential from A.A.P.C January 29th, 2011



EXPERIENCE

T & T Consulting
Medical Biller Present
Duties:
•Read and record payments from EOBs •Correct any internal errors causing insurance denials •Enforcement of HIPAA Procedures •Keep current on “C.E.U's” (Continuing Education Units) .

Secure Document Imaging , Scottsdale, AZ
Medical Coder 2011
Duties:
•Read and translate medical records •Assign appropriate codes to diagnosis •Enforcement of HIPAA Procedures •Keep current on “C.E.U's” (Continuing Education Units) •Maintain a 95% or better accuracy rate with less than 3% missed rate.

CPI Photography Studios , Eugene, OR
Photographer/ Sales Associate 2009
Duties:
•Photograph subjects •Upload and “enhance” digital images •Assist sales of portraits •Maintain Equipment •Studio clean-up •Stock supplies •Closing duties including cash & receipt handling and reporting.

Nifty Notions Sacramento, CA
Freelance Photographer/Student 2008-2009
Duties:
•Marketing and advertising • Photography • Editing portraits using Adobe Photoshop editing software• Maintain Equipment • Sales


Lifetouch Portrait Studios, Sacramento, Ca
Photographer/ Sales Associate 2007-2008
Duties:
•Photograph subjects •Upload and “enhance” digital images •Assist sales of portraits •Maintain Equipment •Studio clean-up •Stock supplies •Closing duties including cash & receipt handling and reporting.

PCA Portrait Studio, Sacramento, CA
Studio Manager/ Photographer/ Sales Associate 2006-2007
Duties:
•Photograph subjects •Sell images to customers •Maintain daily, weekly & monthly reports/paperwork •Cash & receipt handling and reporting •Scheduling • Supervision of studio associates •Training new associates •Maintain relationships with host store staff/ management.


Moore's Tree Farm, Somerset, CA
Laborer/ Assistant Foreman 2006-2007
Duties:
•Plant, maintain and harvest crops •Oversee laborers and day-to-day operations.


In Home Support Services, Sacramento, CA
Caretaker 1998-2002
Duties:

•General care of elderly/ disabled clients including •Meal preparation •Personal • Personal hygiene •Housekeeping •Medication administration.

EDUCATION

•Cosumnes River College Sacramento, CA
One semester General Education
•American River College Sacramento, CA
One semester Business Management
Glendale Community College
Online Medical Coding/Billing course



PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES

•Vicky Eddy, Mentor, Work: 602-670-2298

•Ginna Guido, Mentor, Cell 480-234-2933

•Kathleen Lee, Former Co-worker, Home: 602-400-4918

•Lisa Langley, Former Supervisor, Cell: 719-650-0167