Yeo & Yeo Medical Billing & Consulting is pleased to announce that Denise Garrett has earned the Certified Outpatient Coder (COC) credential recognizing her expertise in outpatient hospital and ambulatory surgical center coding.
To earn the credential, Garrett passed the COC exam, validating her expertise in medical terminology, anatomy, payment methodologies, compliance, ICD-10-CM, CPT and HCPCS Level II coding, surgical coding, and modifiers.
Garrett is an account manager and has more than 20 years of medical billing and coding experience. In January of this year, Garrett was appointed to a three-year term on the American Academy of Professional Coders Chapter Association (AAPCCA) national board of directors.
Garrett is a Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Physician Practice Manager (CPPM®), Certified Professional Compliance Officer (CPCO™), Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA®), and a Certified Surgical Foot & Ankle Coder (CSFAC), with expertise in the coding of diagnoses, services, and procedures for physician practices. She is also a member of the American Medical Billers Association (AMBA), the American Institute of Healthcare Compliance, the National Alliance of Medical Auditing Specialists (NAMAS), and the American Association of Medical Coding Professionals (AAOMCP), and is a board member for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) Bay City Chapter.