Margie has 25+ years experience in the medical field with roles including front desk, billing, coding, medical transcription, clinical assistant and credentialing. She is a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) recognized and awarded by the American Academy of Professional Coders; a Community Health – Certified Billing Specialist (CH-CBS) recognized and awarded by the Association for Rural & Community Health Professional Coders, and a Credentialing Specialist.
Her years of experience include Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Behavioral Health, Dental, Family Planning and Chronic Care Management, with the past 9 years in an FQHC setting.
Margie’s background in billing includes working with payers such as Medicare, Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicaid, Medicaid CMO’s, BCBS, Tricare, Champ VA and Commercial HMO/OA/POS/PPO Plans to obtain payment for all services provided, as well as uninsured patients. She is efficient in the billing process, coding, charge entry, errors, rejections, denials, modifiers, payment posting, scrubbing, and following up on aged balances.
Over the past 5 years Margie has also been involved and had an active role in the on boarding process of new providers, clinical staff, office managers and front desk staff and she enjoys being a member of a team of medical professionals.