Salina Pazdan


  • Perform audit coding of disease and injury diagnoses, acuity of care, and procedures
  • References used for coding include the current International Classification of Diseases (ICD), Clinical Modification; American Medical Association Physicians' Current Procedural Terminology (CPT); Health Care Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS); Physicians' Desk Reference
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology
  • Medical knowledge also includes billing, reimbursement, HIPPA rules, insurance verification, scheduling, and report creation
  • Key strengths: communication, leadership and interpersonal skills; multi-tasking and overall resourcefulness

Work experience

Work experience

Department Manager

  • Recognized by store management for customer service excellence and outstanding job performance through three-time “Rose Award” awards.
  • Worked seasonal overnights for plan-o-gram implementation.
  • Retail store operations, such as customer service, merchandising floor sets, warehousing stocking for receiving to sales floor and quick quarterly inventory.
Dec 2001 - Sep 2010

Application Support Analyst

New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce
  • Troubleshooting applications and software for all departments, such as administration, business development, and communications.
  • Responsible for assisting in design, delivery, and improvement of in-house software, such as creating an on-line registration system.
  • Delivered support and training for applications and software for all departments to use the programs effectively in fulfilling business.
  • Created, implemented and used customer service standards and procedures.
  • Events management.
  • Responsible for updating Communications using Dreamweaver, front page for the e-mail blasts and website updates.
  • Excellence within deadline-intensive environment, ensuring the accurate on on-time completion of all projects.
  • Demonstrated the ability to lean new organizational processes, workflows, policies and procedures with minimal ramp-up time.
2001 - 2001

Life Insurance Sales Manager

Sean Fitzsimmons Financial
  • Cold calls for Life Insurance Company
  • Sold Life Insurance products


Jan 2011 - Nov 2011

Medical Billing, Coding & Insurance Certification

Fortis Institute
  • GPA 4.0
  • Certified Professional Coder (CPC), American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC)
  • Medical Billing Reimbursement Certificate
  • Medical Terminology Certificate