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Columbia State Community College names Katherine Pace of Franklin to the dean's list for earning academic honors for the fall 2016 semester. "Students who earn dean's list status have shown a high...Fall 2016
Franklin resident Katherine Pace of Columbia State Community College was named to the dean's list for earning academic honors during the spring 2016 semester. "Earning a place on the dean's list i...Spring 2016
Katherine Pace of Franklin was named to the Columbia State Community College dean's list for earning academic honors this fall. "Being named to the dean's list is a notable achievement," said Dr. ...Fall 2015
Katherine Pace Named to Columbia State Dean's List
Katherine Pace of Franklin was named to the Columbia State Community College dean's list for earning academic honors this fall.
"Being named to the dean's list is a notable achievement," said Dr. Margaret D. Smith, the executive vice president and provost for academic affairs and student programs and services. "We encourage and promote student success at Columbia State, and these students are a great example of what it means to be successful."
To qualify for the dean's list, students must earn 12 or more credit hours for the semester with a GPA of 3.50 or higher.
Columbia State is a two-year college, serving a nine-county area in southern Middle Tennessee with locations in Columbia, Franklin, Lawrenceburg, Lewisburg and Clifton. As Tennessee's first community college, Columbia State is committed to increasing access and enhancing diversity at all five campuses. Columbia State is a member of the Tennessee Board of Regents, one of the largest higher education systems in the nation. For more information, please visit www.columbiastate.edu.
Tennessee's Community Colleges is a system of 13 colleges offering a high-quality, affordable, convenient and personal education to prepare students to achieve their educational and career goals in two years or less. We offer associate degree and certificate programs, workforce development programs and transfer pathways to four-year degrees. For more information, please visit us online at tncommunitycolleges.org.
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Physician Practice Support, Inc.
Receivables AnalystFebruary 2013 - October 2014
Managed unresolved accounts receivable for seven medical groups in multiple states. Groups included hospitals, rural health clinics, rehabilitation centers, labs, clinics, and professional services, with each group containing multiple tax ids. Researched payments and debits for claims, management fees, incentives, and remittance reports to identify and post to the correct tax id, general ledger, or intercompany transfers for sums incorrectly deposited. Prepared refund requests and recoupments for payments received erroneously and notified collection agency of cleared accounts. Provided support and training to new staff members as directed, and delivered weekly and monthly progress reports to Department Manager and Supervisor.
Alabama Fertility Specialists, PC
Financial AssistantFebruary 2005 - October 2012
Managed all daily and monthly financial activities for general ledger, bank reconciliation, accounts payable and receivable, payroll and 401k records. Prepared and delivered daily, month-end and year-end reports to accountant for tax preparation and P&L statements. Audited and posted insurance payments to reconcile with charges, and followed up on denied claims and overdue payments from insurers and patients. Maintained physician credentialing with hospitals, insurance providers, CAQH files, state and federal licensure and tracked CEUs for board certification. Oversaw front end office staff, providing assistance and training as needed. Scheduled surgery with local hospitals for inpatient and outpatient procedures. Served as HIPAA compliance officer for the practice, providing updates and best practices on compliance at monthly staff meetings. Developed procedural manual for the position of Financial Assistant, with detailed descriptions of all necessary processes.