Christine Melcher

Freelance Accountant & Bookkeeper

Location:San Diego, California, United States
2 Skills

— Bookkeeping & Filing — Scheduling
— Data Entry (67 WPM) — Strong attention to detail
— Microsoft Word — Microsoft Excel
— Positive attitude — Ability to maintain confidentiality
— Accurately proofread and edit documents — Accurately follow oral and written instructions
— Ideal Oral and Written Communication Skills — Excellent English, grammar, spelling, and punctuation skills
— Establish and maintain a positive working relationship — Ability to operate office equipment

University of Phoenix, February 2011 - Present, BS Accounting
Medical Billing and Coding Specialist (MBCS), KAPLAN COLLEGE, January 2010-October 2010
Certified in First Aid & CPR, 2010-Present
Internship, PsyCare, August 2010 - September 2010, Subsequently hired

Professional Experience

LifeCare Solutions, San Diego, CA QA Specialist January 2011 - Present
• Releasing bills on hold, Obtaining new authorizations, Account auditing, Verifying insurance, and Direct patient contact
• When I started the accounts assigned to me had $60,000 on hold. Within three months I reduced the holds to $1,500.

PsyCare, San Diego, CA Entry level Biller September 2010 - January 2011
• Calling on denials, Updating patient insurances, Verifying benefits

Law Office of Howard Alan Kitay, El Cajon, CA Legal Assistant April, 2004 - April, 2006
• Calendaring, Data Entry, Transcription, Phones, New client information

Canteen Vending, San Diego, CA Administrative Assistant April, 2002 - April, 2004
• Route/Data entry, Route reconciliation, Phones, Complaints, Cash vault

Great Western Toy, Poway, CA Accounts Receivable October, 1999 - April, 2002
• Billing and collecting of various invoices, Bank reconciliation, Daily, Weekly, Monthly reports
• I started as a customer service/route supervisor for GWT. I performed tasks such as route reconciliation. I found a discrepancy in a route that showed the driver had stolen approximately $10,000.00 from the company.
• Promoted to Accounts Payable then to Accounts Receivable
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