La Chona Ferguson

La Chona Ferguson

Work History

Work History
Sep 2007 - Present

Medical/Dental Records Clerk

Community Action

Organizing patient charts for four physicians, greeting and checking in patients as well as checking them out, coding patient accounts for billing, running reports, data entry using Medical Manager soft ware program along with Chorus, diagnostic coding, faxing records, patient confirmation calls, dictation, pulling charts for hospital labs, filing and patient scheduling in outside facilities for testing, scheduling follow up appointment and taking payments, amending patient records by switching over to a new electronic medical software program.

Feb 2007 - Sep 2007

Office Manager

Wise Medical Staffing

Staffing full-time, part-time as well as over-time for RN’s, LPN’s and STNA’s in facilities such as state prisons, hospitals and nursing homes, taking on-call one week a month to staff call off’s and additional needs, payroll for Chillicothe office as well as South Carolina branch for approximately 50 employees, chart auditing to be OSHA and JCAHO accredited, accounts receivables, accounts payable, analyzing data in charts to meet OSHA guidelines, invoicing for Chillicothe as well as South Carolina office, over-due account collection, running financial reports for the corporate office, monitor and balance the petty cash in the office, data entry as well as inventory control and ordering.

Nov 2004 - Feb 2007

Branch Manager

Genesis Respiratory/Interim Healthcare

Recruiting, interviewing, managing and staffing thirty-plus home health aids, CNA’s and STNA’s in Pike, Jackson, Highland and Adams County. Perform all required data entry, filing, billing, and provide resolutions for a myriad of customer issues. Additionally responsible for managing the durable medical supplies contained within the store; this consists of maintaining appropriate inventory, customer service, sales of durable medical equipment, generating numerous required reports and tracking all sales until the branch was closed.

Education

Education
Jun 2007 - Present

Bachelor's

University of Phoenix
2005 - 2007

Associates

University of Phoenixnix

Skills

Skills

Office Skills

Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Doss, Medical Manager Software, Chorus Medical Software, Microsoft Power Point, fax equipment, copiers, telephone switchboard systems, x-ray developers, micro-fish copiers and dictation equipment.

Summary

Just finishing my Bachelor's degree in Human Resource Management and ready to hit the ground running to find my niche in the world. I am ready to put my degree to use in making the most of my new found goals to make a difference with a great company with the security of long-term employment.

Objective

I have spent more than ten dedicated years assisting Dental, Chiropractic, Nephrology and Internal Medicine physicians with all of their needs. Possess an extensive knowledge of the medical industry, including state and federal regulations, rules imposed by Medicaid, Medicare, Passport and countless other insurance companies. My best attribute is I enjoy helping people and providing a solution or at minimum some closure. I have spent the majority of my working years working in some form of health administration.