Debra P. Ferenc, BS, CPC, CPC-H, CMSCS, CMC, AAPC APPROVED PMCC INSTRUCTOR Founder and Past President of the Gulf to Bay Local Chapter of the American Academy of Professional Coders
Debra is the Senior Consultant/Educator in her company Medical Recovery & Consulting Experts, Inc. (MRCE). She has over 25 years of experience in health care administration in progressive leadership positions in hospital based and private practices and auditing. She has dual coding certifications and has an extensive background in all aspects of health insurance billing and coding. For the past nine years Debra has utilized her experience and knowledge to provide various educational opportunities to professionals in the community and to help professionals achieve certification. She has been involved in curriculum development and instruction of health insurance billing and coding courses designed to prepare individuals to work as insurance billing and coding professionals in physician offices and hospital settings. Debra is a presenter with several organizations involved in conducting: national teleconferences, coding sessions at live seminars and specialty training sessions on various topics such as Neurosurgery, Pediatric Surgery, and Cardiology Critical Care. Debra is the author of Understanding Hospital Billing and Coding.