Benefits Verification Specialist
Shared Services Center- Sarasota –
responsible for verifying patient insurance coverage, to ensure necessary procedures are covered by insurance provider. Responsible for entering data in an accurate manner and to update patient benefit information in the organization's insurance system and verify that existing information is accurate. I spend extensive amounts of time on the phone with insurance companies an patients.
I serve as a valuable resource to patients, providing them with pertinent information regarding their coverage. Work with patients to explain coverage amounts provided by their insurance policy, so they can understand why some procedures may be covered, while others are not. I also help patients arrange payment for services that are not covered by their insurance companies, discussing different financing options to fit their budgets.
Sarasota Memorial Hospital –
Ensured that patients were admitted in a timely fashion and completed demographic reviews to ensure all pertinent patient information on file was correct .Called patients in advance of admission to verify information or ensure that they completed necessary lab work or other diagnostic procedures. Entered a patient's information into the hospital computer system and confirmed that information upon the patients arrival to the hospital. I also processed admission paperwork for emergency situations, making sure that the patient or guardian signs all necessary forms.
Communication with nursing supervisors about bed assignments and keeping family members informed of plans or changes was an important part of this job as was initiating the billing process by gathering insurance information and entering insurance data into the hospital billing systems.
Filing Clerk/ Receptionist
Boyer Bowman PA –
Created, organized and e-filed all
past and current client files, answered phones, billed and took client
Secretary/ Substitute Teacher( Part Time )
Rennock lodge Primary and Junior High School, –
Was responsible for answering phones,
creating and managing all student files, the timely and
efficient organizations of all PTA and
staff meetings and creating lesson plans for teaching classes in place of absent
Secretary ( Part Time)
Office of the Mayor of Kingston –
Was responsible for all filing,
answered telephones and organizing and managing schedules and appointments for the Mayor of
Kingston and the
People's National Party council members.
Associate of Science: Psychology and Biology
Pre University Of the West Indies -
High School Diploma:
Campion College Jesuit Highschool -
Bachelor of Science: Psychology
Phoenix University -
Currently Enrolled .
Bachelor of Science: Mathematics and Biology Major with Education as a Minor
University Of Technology -
Completed three successful years with 3.0 GPA (2008-2011)
1 year to completion