Dana Pierce

Expertise In: Medical Billing

Name : Dana Pierce
Experience : 13
Specialty : Medical Billing
Location : OFallon,MO
Description :



Remote Medical Billing & Coding

Reliante Medical, Inc  -  Saint Peters, MO - October 2007 to Present


Remote Medical Billing & Coding

Proficient in reviewing documentation and diagnostic results to ensure required documentation is present to determine diagnosis, secondary conditions, and procedures

Abstract documentation from the medical record for inpatient, outpatient, laboratory, and/or professional services to assign procedure codes and assist with assigning diagnoses codes

• Determine correct ICD-10 codes and capture complete documentation to support the most specific codes

• Reduce denials by correct use of modifiers, mapping, and linking codes with services

• Submission of electronic claims to clearinghouse

• Research, correct, and resubmit any rejected or denied claims- file appeals

Audit medical records to ensure proper coding completed and compliance with federal and state regulatory bodies

Quantitative analysis - Perform a comprehensive review to assure the presence of all component parts, such as patient and record identification, signatures, and dates where required

• Qualitative analysis - Ensure the final diagnosis accurately reflects the care and treatment rendered

• Contact providers to train and update them with correct coding information