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    Wink Exp'd Hosp/Multi-Speciality Coder,Jenner,CA

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    Hello: I am an experienced Coder, Auditor, and also have done Billing and Follow up. I live in a remote area of Sonoma Cty, CA (Jenner) and would prefer to not commute every day. Would do some onsite a couple days a week, some remote, am flexible. I am an extremely focused, intelligent and adaptable team member with varied experience in the Medical field.

    Resume of Mary Henden, Certified Coder
    AAPC # 0076315, CPC (2002- present), CPC-H (2004 - present)

    Mary Henden
    Tel 707-623-6412

    Mail Address: PO Box 28
    Jenner, CA 94550

    Home Address: 9965 Highway 1, E-5
    Jenner, CA 95450

    Software I have worked with: 3M Encoder,Varian MedOncMgr, Cerner Power chart, AS400CPSI, SSI Net billing, Advanced MD, Health Net.

    Meritus Health Group Feb. 2011- present
    145 Pleasant Hill Rd, N. # 204
    Sebastopol, CA. 95472 707-827-1384
    Reference: Deborah Mc Evoy (number available on request)
    Working Full-time
    Job Duties:
    Auditing charges of Client facilities.
    Advising clients on compliance and CCI edits, on coding and billing.
    Advising on good business practices in clients' front offices to maximize reimbursement, Designing office checklists and procedures outlines.
    Weekly meetings with clients.
    Designing superbills to fit clients' individual billing needs.
    Auditing Hospital and Physician, also Speciality charges.
    Billing/Coding on SSI software.
    Coding/ Billing on Health Tec and managing remote coding/billing 6-person staff overseas for quality, accuracy of data input and coding.
    On-site evaluations, with recommendations to achieve maximum revenue and compliance
    Follow up and Collections with Insurance companies and unpaid claims
    __________________________________________________ ________________________

    St. Helena Hospital Aug 2006 – Feb. 2011
    10 Woodland Rd.
    St. Helena, CA 94574
    Reference: Supervisor—Darcy Dunlap (tel. number available on request)
    Note: The Coding Team at St. Helena Hospital is consistently the most accurate of ALL Adventist Health facilities, in both Internal and External Audits.
    * My IV/ Infusion OP Coding Audit by Medi-Cal was the most accurate in comparison to all of our Adventist Health facilities in California. I exceeded everyone else by a huge margin.

    Job Duties include Coding and Auditing Outpatient accounts such as:
    Auditing charges line-by-line for accuracy, both IP and OP.
    IP chart coding, non-Medicare accounts
    Heart Catheterization, Pacemakers, Extremity & Cervical/Carotid Angiography
    Peripheral Vascular Interventions & Stents, Coronary Stenting
    OB/Gyn surgeries & Urology procedures
    Eye surgeries
    Chemotherapy services and office visits to the Cancer Center
    Orthopedic surgeries
    Spinal procedures
    ERs and Medical Observations
    IV/Infusions, Blood Transfusions, and I have taught classes in this realm
    IP Coding
    Various Skin and Cosmetic/Plastic surgeries
    Hernia Surgeries and other Internal surgery
    EGD’s and Colonscopies
    Lab charges
    OP Radiology procedures
    I was the “floater” Coder, who does everything upon request when needed, and fill in when others are sick or on vacation. I was the most versatile member of the Coding Team at Saint Helena.
    __________________________________________________ ________________________
    Redbud Hospital Jan. 2006 – Aug. 2006
    18th Ave
    Clearlake, CA 95422
    Supervisor: Joni McAllister 707-995-5741
    Job Duties: Front desk reception, billing, follow up with all insurance companies, including Medicare and Medi-Cal. Greeting customers and resolving disputes.

    Mendocino Community Health Clinics Sept. 2004 - Dec 2005
    333 Laws Ave.
    Ukiah, CA 95482
    Supervisor: Deborah Watkins (now works for Kaiser) 707-624-2194

    Job Duties: Billing for the clinics, Coding clinical bills, helping with Insurance denials, claims collection and follow up.

    __________________________________________________ ________________________

    Marana Health Center Aug. 2003 - Sept. 2004
    13644 N Sandario Rd
    Marana, AZ 85653-8579
    Supervisor: Sonia Duessant 520- 682-4111

    Job Duties: Front desk reception, billing and coding clinical bills, insurance follow up and denials collection.
    __________________________________________________ ________________________

    Other non- medical Job Descriptions are available upon request

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    Hi Mary, would you consider a direct hire opportunity in North Carolina? We work with Duke University Medical Center and have some great direct hire opportunities in the coding/revenue cycle area ! If you are interested please contact my co-worker Amy Carmichael at acarmichael@itiselect.com. She would be happy to give you more details on this position!


    Brenda Hunsinger

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