Kathryn Kisela
10911 Airport Road
Seaford, DE 19973
Email: whitewolf1263@aol.com
Phone #: 302-362-6712

• Seeking a part-time position that I can work from home in the evenings and on weekends that would use my experience and expand my knowledge as either a Medical Billing Specialist or Medical Coder/Auditor.

Certified Coder, Medical Mastermind, EClinical EMR, AllScripts EMR, McKesson System through PRMC, MS Word 2007, MS Excel 2007, PowerPoint, MS Access, PhotoShop 6.0, SMS Systems, Cirius Systems, SSI System, Blue Cross & Blue Shield Blue-E, Lotus, Word Perfect, Ami Pro, Dos, VistaCare System, MDI System, Outlook Express, HTML, General Computer Skills, Very Detail and Quality Oriented, Supervisory Skills, Hazmat certified repeatedly, JACHO training, collections seminars, diversity training and OSHA and HIPPA Seminars.

What I offer to a job:
• 15+ years of hands on experience in handling multiple facets of patient/resident accounts including billing.
• 15 years of experience in freight trafficking.
• Works well as a team member or independently.
• Good leadership skills.
• Willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done and get bottom line results.

Synergy Practice Solutions, Salisbury, MD - Medical Billing August 2003 - Present
Billing Specialist and Certified Professional Coder(CPC)
- Code Procedures and post charges. - Responsible for Posting Payment to accounts.
- Review and Follow up on Aged Accounts.
- Transmit Medicare & WebMD Electronic Claims.
- Download Medicare Electronic Remittance Notices.
- Print and Review Patient Statements.
- Handled Customer Service Calls.
- Internal Audits for physicians.
- Have worked in two different EMR systems.

Green Ridge Nursing Home - Scranton, PA - 64-bed Nursing Facility 2001-August 2003
Business Office Manager
• Responsible for supervising business office personnel.
• Monitor all facets of Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Human Resources.
• Medical Billing for Medicare, Medical Assistance, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Geisinger Health Care, Med Plus, and many other insurances.
• Responsible for Resident Trust Accounts and Petty Cash.
• Assist Facility Administrator with annual budget.
• Responsible for workers' compensation activities.
• Prepare monthly statistical reports.
• Manage OSHA Compliance for Facility.

Thomasville Medical Center- Thomasville, NC- 149-bed Hospital 1995-September 2001
Financial Counselor in Patient Accounts
• Was hired as a temp to do insurance follow-up of Workers Comp and Blue Cross/Blue Shield Accounts (1st 5 months of employment).
• Financial Counselor to handle Collections and Legal Accounts.
• Responsibilities include Self-Pay, Patient Balance after insurance accounts, Bankruptcies, Estates, Attorney Letters, and Liens.
• Acted as Customer Service Representative via telephone calls and in-person visits.
• Providing estimates for Inpatient and Outpatient Procedures
• Handled Nursing Home Billing for skilled nursing patients.
• Prepared Medicare 72-hour Rule Audits, Duplication Account Audits and Medicare Write-Off Report.
• Acted as a Contract Auditor for Managed Care Accounts.
• Responsible for knowing JACHO Rules and Regulations.
• Member of Quest Team, primary function as a surveyor and education planner for compliance with the Joint Commission Accreditation Evaluation.

Guest Supply, Inc., North Brunswick, NJ-Hotel Amenities Company 1987-1995
Traffic Clerk (6 months)
• Dispatching a 2 truck operation.
• Calculating and applying Freight Charges to customer invoices
• Auditing freight bills.
• Customer Service, Tracking Shipments.
Traffic Manager (8.5 years)
• Responsible for overseeing the scheduling and dispatching of a 24 hour small fleet operation.
• Responsible for the equipment inventory of 3 straight trucks, 10 tractors and approximately 130 trailers.
• Responsible for arranging transportation for domestic and international shipments from 1 carton to truckload/container shipments, as well as air shipments as well as the proper paperwork.
• Negotiations of rates and discounts with transportation companies.
• Responsible for preparing Carrier and Productivity Evaluations, and Bills of Lading for hazardous materials.
• Responsible for small staff handling customer service, return goods and freight claims.
• Handled petty cash

AAA Trucking Corporation, Trenton, NJ- Freight Carrier 1980-1987
Operations Clerk
• Responsible for daily terminal reports.
• Handled company-wide Equipment Inventory.
• Keeping track of driver DOT requirements on drivers licenses, physicals and driver’s logs.
• Helping set up arbitration files.
• Handling pre-employment processing and applications
• Manifest consolidation and central dispatch loads.
• Assisting in dispatch.
• Customer Service and Tracing shipments.

American Academy of Professional Coders, Salt Lake City, UT 2005
- Certified Professional Coder Degree – Keep up with CEU requirements for certification.
Multiple Medicare Seminars
Davidson County Community College, Lexington, NC
- Completed Excel 1 1998
Academy of Advanced Traffic, Mt. Laurel, NJ 1984-1987
- Completed the following Courses
1. Hazardous Material
2. Transportation Law
3. Warehousing
4. Rating I & II
5. Business Logistics
6. Freight Claims Handling
Mercer County Community College, West Windsor, NJ 1982-1984
- Majored in Computer Programming

- Available upon request