Experience : 10
Specialty : Internal Medicine, Pediatrics & Skilled Nursing Facility
Location : Atlanta,GA
Description :

TIFFANIE MINNIS is a professional Medical Billing Specialist currently seeking a rewarding and challenging position where I am able to utilize my expertise and skills and have the opportunity for advancement.


  • Allscripts PM and Clinical Module
  • PCN
  • Microsoft Office 2007
  • Quick Books
  • Paperport and Adobe E-file
  • Familiar with Medisoft V12, Winsap 8.0, AS400, and PCN
  • Windows Professional and XP
  • Data entry, keyboarding 40 wpm
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess strong analytical and research skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; obtain the ability to work effectively with all people


Front Office Biller

  • Responsible for hospital, nursing home and office billing for Internal Medicine physician
  • Compile a weekly list for nursing home patients to be seen by the physician
  • Post payments on accounts in PCN and Allscripts
  • Answer incoming calls and schedule appointments for office visits and physicals
  • Fax prescription refills via Allscripts Clinical Module

Billing Specialist

  • Responsible for the overall operations in the billing department
  • Took incoming calls regarding health benefit information and service authorization
  • Verified eligibility for all patients
  • Entered CPT and ICD codes into Medisoft for billing
  • Used aging reports for follow up with all insurance companies on outstanding payments
  • Billed private insurances, Medicaid,CMO'S and Babies Can't Wait weekly
  • Worked all insurance EOB denials such as appeals, resubmission of corrected claims, and submission of medical records to insurance companies upon request
  • Occasional diagnosis coding for PCP RX for services
  • Posted payments into medisoft
  • Entered patient's and therapist's demographics into medisoft
  • Requested pre-authorization from CMO's for therapy services
  • Refunded Babies Can't Wait and all other insurances for overpayments
  • Sent Quick Books invoices to self pay and cost participation patients for monies owed

Medical Biller

  • Responsible for pathology and ER billing for hospital based physicians
  • Followed specific input procedures for each physician to assure proper billing and reimbursement
  • Checked log reports for each physician at the end of the month for any missing patient that needed to be billed
  • Cleaned up patient accounts that came through on tape (electronically) from the hospital so that clean claims were billed
  • Printed out and checked all charges inputted for the day to assure no charges were missed
  • Maintained a quota of 400-700 charges inputted each day for higher reimbursement ratio
  • Requested demographics from hospitals for "Not Found" patients with charges to be billed

Precollection Representative

  • Responsible for tracking the adjudication on all claims for HMO,PPO, and Commercial insurances
  • Re-filed claims on paper with proper medical necessity information and/or authorization for claim payment
  • Wrote off non-billable clinical charges
  • Issued check tracers and stop payments on checks allocated to incorrect addresses
  • Sent W-9 forms to all insurance companies to add or update physician information for billing and reimbursement purposes
  • Made sure all paid claims were paid according to contracts
  • Reviewed EOB's and worked patients accounts according to contract and non-contract specifics
  • Worked NEIC (WEB MD) reports for claims sent and denied electronically

Associates of Arts in Business Administration
Medical Insurance Specialist
Real Estate Certificate

National Certified Insurance and Coding Specialist (NCICS)