Describe what you do?
I review and correct procedure and diagnoses codes for medical claims before they are sent out to insurance companies for reimbursement.
Describe how you do it?
I pull in charges through the electronic medical record system and compare them codes to the office visit note to make sure they reflect the same information. Then I format the claim in the way each insurance accepts it, and then send it out.
Describe why you do it?
To receive proper reimbursement for the services rendered.
What was the first step you took to become what you are now?
I went to college for medical office administration.
What do you wish you had paid more attention to in school?