Heather Fingerlin, ASN, LPN, CPC
Heather Fingerlin studied at Union County College, obtaining an associates degree in Science and Nursing and became a Licensed Practical Nurse in New Jersey. She has been working in the medical field for over a decade. She started with an Obstetrician and Gynecologist in private practice utilizing her nursing skills as well as managing the operations of the front office and triaging patient calls. She went on to be become a Certified Professional Coder and joined Medical Diagnostic Associates a multi-specialty practice with over thirty physicians. There she was quickly promoted to Compliance Officer and helped to maintain conformity within the company through continuous HIPPA training as well as extensive chart audits. Heather’s extensive experience in the field led the company to meet their monthly goal of two million plus in insurance revenue.
Heather later moved on to a Urology Practice with fourteen Urologists and two Pathologists. She was recognized for her administrative and billing expertise. While at Premier Urology Group she assisted with physician credentialing, chart auditing, training with Electronic Medical Records and other various insurance matters. Heather was recognized for her ability to train new staff members and work closely with each member of the department as well as assist the Billing Manager.
Heather joined Reprogenetics in March 2014 as a Billing Manager for the Finance Department. She works closely with the Chief Financial officer, Vice President of Operations as well as the Manager of Client and Patient Services. She has been charged with the responsibility of building the financial department to accommodate the increase in patient billing, clients financial needs, insurance matters, and improving the current technology for a new billing module. She is also researching finance options for Reprogenetics patients.