Sarah Durland

  • Fishkill US-NY

Work History

Work History
Oct 2010 - Present

Collections specialist

Advanced Oxy-Med

Call health insurance companies-I deal with 26 different ones. I find out where payments are for claims that have been submitted. Call to find out why payments haven't been sent. Request claims be sent back for review. Have letters sent out for an appeal for denied claims. Call patients who have been billed and not responded back in a timely manner with payments. Mail out collection letters.

Sep 2006 - Mar 2010


Arlington Central School District

Drove morning and afternoon school bus runs. Maintained daily trip log for mileage, passengers and stops. Cleaned and fueled bus daily. Extra runs for kindergarten, activities as assigned by seniority.

Jun 1995 - Sep 2000


Hudson Valley Renegades

Help seat guests, clean and maintain safety in assigned areas, work the credit card promotion sign up table, help between innings with games that guests played, check in bags as guests entered stadium and help escort Mascots to their meet and greets.

Apr 1995 - Nov 1995


The Disney Store

Worked as cashier in the cashwrap area, re-stocked shelves and clothing areas. Verified counts on shipments for each item when they came in. Organized the stock area for clothing.  Worked in the collectibles department helping guests with purchases, and greeter.

Feb 1989 - Sep 1995


Arlington Central School District

Drove morning and afternoon bus runs. Drove activity and sports runs after school. Weekend trips out of state when assigned. Maintained trip log for passengers, mileage and stops.  Worked one year as a driver/custodian cleaning floors, windows, and other assignments between runs.  Fill in as needed as cashier in cafeteria. Filled in as needed in print shop collating brochures. Fueled and cleaned buses daily.

Dec 1986 - Feb 1989


Wappingers Central School District

Drove morning and afternoon bus runs, Maintained trip log for passengers, stops and mileage. Fueled and cleaned bus daily.

Oct 1986 - Dec 1986



Drove special education pre-school students to various sites through out the day. Drove afternoon sport runs. Maintained trip log for passengers, stops and mileage.  Fueled and cleaned bus daily.


Apr 2010 - Jun 2010


L&S Computer Tutors

Medical office procedure class consisted of medical terminology, Medisoft program, CPT and ICD-9 coding. Took the National Healthcare Association test for medical billing and coding-received certificate June 22, 2010 with a score of 90.

Aug 1995 - May 2001


Dutchess Community College

Courses consisted of front office management, business management, business math, geography, psychology, English, science, business math. There was a three internship requirement for the course. I interned at the Hudson Valley Renegades where I was an usher. The Dutchess County Tourism Department where I worked the office doing mailed request for information, faxes, re-stocking brochures, answer the telephones, and worked with the marketing department confirming with companies their ads for upcoming publications. The Wellesley Inn where I was a night auditor. Checking in guests, taking calls about room rates and availability,  closing out the days audit. Printing out guests bills to slip under doors, calling to other local hotels to check their availability for the night and their room rates. Handling emergencies as they arose, contacting on-call maintenance to emergency calls.



Two way radio communications

Use of two way radios to communicate to dispatcher or main office when needed.


Powerpoint presentations for activities I've been involved in and for online class work.

Microsoft Word

Type correspondence, memos, faxes and mail merge.

Microsoft Outlook

Emailing, setting up folders, mass distribution lists.


Answer phones, take messages and transfer calls.




Antique cars, camping, fishing, field hockey, soccer, and reading.


To obtain a front office position that utilizes my education and communication experience.


Jun 2010 - Jun 2013

Certified billing and coding specialist

National Healthcare Association



George Beckwith

George Beckwith is the transportation supervisor overseeing almost 200 drivers, mechanics and operations of the Arlington School District.