Melvina has more than 10 years of expertise in the Health Information Management arena. She has worked for several hospitals across the United States from Level 1, Teaching facilities, Trauma and Critical care units and many more. She specializes in Emergency Department Professional and Facility coding. Melvina also acquired a passion for coding and auditing Evaluation and Management charts for all disciplines Inpatient, Observations, Consults, Clinics and more. Melvina is infatuated with validating all coding assignments, modifiers and diagnosis to ensure compliance with Outpatients Prospective Payment Systems (OPPS), basically she loves solving Correct Initiative edits (CCI edits) for Federal, State and payer-specific regulations. Melvina has proven to be a person that collaborates with physicians to improve documentations to obtain the upmost reimbursement for the healthcare facility. In addition to coding, auditing, and compliance assignments, she is an excellent communicator, motivator and team player who fully completes her projects and assignments with the highest confidentially and accuracy possible.
Melvina has a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix, a Bachelors Degree in Computer Information Systems and Associates Degree in Health Information Technology. She is a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) with American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). She is also a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) with the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). Melvina is also on the Program Advisory Committee with Westwood College – Northlake Campus where she holds the position as Chairperson. She spends her spare time with her husband Glenn Feaster, their three daughters, Mariama, Sierra and Amira.
About Infinity HIM
Infinity Health Information Management (Infinity HIM) is a full service medical coding and consulting company founded upon compromising values and dedicated to the clients we serve and to our employees. We are in the business to make a difference and bring about awareness to everyone about the HIM world. We cater to all hospitals, clinics and doctors’ offices to handle their coding, compliance, auditing needs around the United States. We are about making a difference in the HIM arena.