Medical Billing and Coding
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Location: Madras, OR, USA
School: Purdue Global
Field of Study: medical billing and coding

Medical Billing and Coding

Valarie Flescher
557 S.E. Sugar Pine Way Madras, Oregon 97741 ·------------
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My experience as a secretary, a sales representative, and my time working as a health and human services provider for adults and children has given me perspective in assisting others to meet their needs with dignity and respect. Exceptional experience in assisting people of varying ages, mobility, learning and communication abilities.

Education

July 2019
Medical Billing/Coding Certificate, Purdue University Global
MCBC – 5946
Overall GPA 2.95
Relevant Coursework
Medical Terminology
Anatomy and Physiology, I & II
Diseases of the Human Body
Pharmacology
Medical Insurance and Billing
Medical Coding, I & II
Reimbursement Methodologies
Online PRACTICUM experience
Skills in health information technologies, medical coding, and reimbursement methodologies were assessed through AHIMA VLabs:
Nuance Quantim- Encounter software using ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS code sets and reimbursement groupers
ARGO– Enterprise Master Patient Index operations for Health Information Management oversight
VistA Electronic Health Record System– EHR utilized by the Veteran’s Association
Patient Records– Coding activities including diagnostic and procedural coding of over 100 actual redacted patient records
3M Coding and Reimbursement System- A decision-based encoder software using ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS code sets, reimbursement groupers, and health information reference texts
CIOX Health ROI– A Release of Information (ROI) system
Medical Record Auditing Activities
Computer Assisted Coding Simulation – Analyze, compare and contrast accuracy
Experience

5/20-3/21
Medication aide and caregiver, East Cascade Retirement Community
Deliver routine daily medications, either prescription or non-prescription, to patients, follow written or verbal instructions on how to manage medications, record medication dosages and times, observe patients and document changes in their condition, gather samples for analysis, ensure equipment is routinely inspected and cleaned, uphold all health and safety standards, respond to patient emergency and call signals to assist or identify the residents needs in a memory care facility.
7/19-4/20
Medical records and billing, Rebound Physical Therapy
Working in a fast-paced high energy physical therapy office I ensured security and confidentiality of patient's information while maintaining organized client records, evaluated patient records are complete and correct, provided medical records and reports for patient, physician and attorney requests, posted transactions, and verified accuracy of input to reports generated, performed administrative tasks.
11/18-06/19
Activity Leader, Metropolitan Family Services
Provide an intellectual atmosphere conducive to the stimulation and interchange of ideas, while teaching a science, health, and robotics class for second through fifth graders. Successfully develop creative strategies working with a team to provide necessary support services for my students and their families.
09/17-05/19
Educational assistant, Gresham Barlow school district
09/15-03/17
Educational assistant, Astoria school district
Worked with a team to educate students while teaching life skills, and behavior modification techniques. Maintained calm demeanor using my training in crisis intervention through the IOS and MANDT certification systems.
03/17-09/17
Direct Support Professional, Mentor Oregon
05/14-01/18
Direct Support Professional, Hays Sisters
Provide adults with varying disabilities in a group home setting the necessary life skills needed to further their independence. Medication administration, and the scheduling of appointments whether personal or medical, and provide safe transportation.
08/00-01/06
Receptionist, Save More Beauty Products
Delivered superior customer service as a receptionist for a busy Portland area salon. Answering a multi-line phone, scheduling appointment for our team of amazing hair and nail technicians. Assisting customers in their shopping and beauty needs. Greeted sales representatives of the many different product lines we carried. Taking care of the shipping and receiving needs.