For the duties of a billing clerk, accuracy and efficiency are of the utmost importance. This is particularly true for medical billing, an occupation with many nuances and a large role in healthcare revenue management. This Medical Coder resume template reflects the applicant’s experience in being efficient and effective as a billing clerk with specialized medical work history.
Resume Template for Medical Coder
Accurate and knowledgeable Medical Coder with extensive background in healthcare billing processing. Thorough experience in individual carrier payout intricacies and acceptability of particular codes toward reimbursement. Effective communicator with patients, providers and insurance companies, bridging gaps to ensure payment satisfaction.
ICD-9 and ICD-10
75 WPM Typing
Medical Coder, August 2009 – Present Stryker Family Practice – New Cityland, CA
Complete medical billing encoding and associated procedures in clinical environment with patient base of 22,500 individuals as part of 5200 families.
Ensure encoding accuracy with standard of immediate completion at terminus of patient visit, making provider inquiries without further delay.
Track all billings through insurance consideration life cycle to payout receipt.
Analyze trends in billing rejection, according to most rejected codes, resolutions for those rejections and other ways to improve encoding to 100% acceptance.
Responsible for daily patient load of approximately 90 visit encodings.
Medical Receptionist, April 2005 – August 2009 Cityland Pediatrics – New Cityland, CA
Greeted average of 80 incoming patients per day, obtaining necessary paperwork, forms completion, insurance billing information and medical file transfers.
Answered multi-line phone system, scheduling appointments and routing calls as appropriate.
Assisted medical billing clerk in encoding and processing of insurance claims.
2005 Associate’s of Applied Science, Medical Billing Community College of Cityland – New Cityland, CA