Lissa S

Billing/Coding Specialist


Billing/Coding Specialist


Burnsville, MN

Education Level:

Some College Units Completed

Will Relocate:



To find a position that utilizes my skills in Medical Billing, Human Resources, or Office Management. JOB HISTORY/DUTIES Billing Specialist/Credentialing/Contracting River Valley Behavioral Health and Wellness Center Savage, MN Start Date: 05/02/2016 End Date: 11/27/2017 In charge of negotiating contracts, credentialing clinicians, billing, collections, investigating claim denials, work with clinicians on coding claims. Billing Department Manager River Ridge Treatment Center Burnsville, MN Start Date: 02/2012 End Date: 04/2016 Track ERA's and post to client accounts, bill insurance companies. Call insurance companies on claim denials and incorrect payments. review insurance contracts and negotiate terms. Supervise billing staff. Pull reports and act on aging accounts by insurance companies. Office Manager InnerLight Healing Center Lakeville, MN Start Date: 10/1998 End Date: 02/2012 Responsible for processing newly hired therapists paperwork and orientation, credentialing new hires through insurance companies and setting up their pay schedules. Printing and calculating patient responsibilities on fee statements. Data entering fee statements. Negotiating contracts with insurance companies. Ordering office supplies and receiving bids. Electronic billing, processing insurance payments, deposits, AR and AP, payroll, and collecting outstanding balances. Schedule patient appointments. Resolve patient complaints. Manage a staff of 20. Optician Healthpartners Apple Valley, MN Start Date: 08/1985 End Date: 06/1997 Responsible for fitting glasses and ordering them. Ordering contact lenses. Verifying of glasses and contacts. Ordering accessories. Teaching patients how to use contact lenses. Balancing daily collection logs. Rooming patients. Scheduling appointments.