Erica Ferrizzi, CCS, CCS-P, CHONC

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Erica Ferrizzi, CCS, CCS-P, CHONC is a Medical Coder for Optum and has been coding for 5 years. She received her Health Information Technology Degree along with her Certificate in Medical Billing and Coding through Lehigh Carbon Community College. She then went on to receive her CCS and CCS-P through AHIMA and her CHONC through AAPC. She has worked for large networks like Lehigh Valley Health Network, Health Network Labs, Einstein/Jefferson and is current now at Reliant Medical Group through Optum. She specializes in Hematology/Oncology coding but also has experience in Behavioral Health, Cardiology/Vascular, Radiology, Laboratory/Pathology, and General E/M coding at the professional level. She volunteers through Optum doing different charity events/fundraisers and volunteer work throughout the Lehigh Valley and she also volunteers every weekend at The Sanctuary at Haafsville working with the dogs and finding them their forever home. She currently serves as the Chair of Coding and Revenue Cycle Management with PHIMA.