Ophthalmic Coding Specialist/Billing/Insurance/Technician
January 2007 — Present
Recognized for a proven ability for reducing the accounts receivable report by analyzing,
researching and achieving resolution of denials by calling on outstanding claims and filing
Highly skilled at auditing all charges and charts prior to sending claims.
Comfortable with CPT/ICD10/HCPCS codes and educating fellow staff members on Medicare
and third party payers medical guidelines to maximize revenue and minimize denials.
Manages all aspects of the various patient access programs.
Obtains all referrals, prior authorizations and benefit investigations.
Assists others posting eft and paper insurance checks and working with Navicure.
Comfortable utilizing Nextgen, scheduling patient appointments and entering charges.
COA certified, able to fulfill all duties of an ophthalmic assistant - patient history, visual acuity,
scribing, optical coherence tomography, fluorescein angiography and visual fields