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Associates of Applied Science

ITT Technical Institute
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Work experience

Dec 2003Present

Accounting Assistant II

State of Nevada Mental Health

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·        Interviewing clients (new and older) on the Psychiatric Observation Unit (POU) and qualifying them for reduced fees.<o:p></o:p>

·        Updating client data in hospital system (Avatar)<o:p></o:p>

·        Contacting insurance companies to verify coverage (inpatient/outpatient services, co-pays and deductibles and pharmacy benefits.<o:p></o:p>

·        Entering client proofs (income verification, copies of identifiers, insurance information)<o:p></o:p>

·        Initiating the billing process (opening client to financial eligibility screens)<o:p></o:p>

·        Updating Nevada Medicaid and Medicare information if applicable<o:p></o:p>

·        Verifying Social Security Income and Disability benefits (if client eligible)<o:p></o:p>

·        Referring client to outpatient services (Clark County Social Services, Welfare, Veteran Association) if eligible for those specific services <o:p></o:p>

Dec 2003Jan 2006

Administrative Assistant I

State of Nevada Mental Health

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·        Assembling charts for clients admitted to hospital<o:p></o:p>

·        Making copies to stock the unit with essential paperwork<o:p></o:p>

·        Answered unit phone <o:p></o:p>

·        Pharmacy runs (picking up medications for patients)<o:p></o:p>

·        Assisting nurse by transcribing physicians orders <o:p></o:p>


Oct 1998Apr 2002