Utilization Review and Billing Specialist
Mary is a licensed medical coder and biller with more than 20 years of experience. Her expertise includes medical billing and collection industries, and Mary has worked on both the provider and hospital sides. Throughout her career, Mary has worked worked closely with a variety of medical specialists including evaluation and management, mental health, residential, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient and outpatient substance abuse treatment.
Prior to joining the team at BriteLife, Mary as a collections analyst for an internationally-recognized, academic health system that included Jackson Memorial Hospital, Holtz Children’s Hospital, Jackson North Medical Center, Jackson South Community Hospital, Jackson Rehabilitation Hospital and Jackson Mental Health Hospital. At BriteLife, Mary will manage the identification, collection and assessment of facility claims or encounter information as it pertains to efficient billing and collecting per CMS guidelines. Mary understands that each provider and/or practice is unique in their particular needs and expectations from a claims audit, and has devised a system that allows her to apply her extensive knowledge and attention to detail to fit the needs of any provider, large or small, in a timely manner.