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Springfield College has named Sonia DeWalt of Newark, DE to the dean's list for academic excellence for the fall 2018 term. DeWalt is studying Human Services . Criteria for selection to the de...Fall 2018
Springfield College has named Sonia DeWalt of Newark, DE (19711) to the dean's list for academic excellence for the spring 2017 term. DeWalt is studying Human Services (UG) . Criteria for sele...Spring 2017
Springfield College has named Sonia DeWalt of Newark, DE (19711) to the dean's list for academic excellence for the fall 2016 term. DeWalt is studying Human Services . Criteria for selection to ...Fall 2016
Sonia DeWalt was recognized for enrollingSoftball ScholarshipAdded by Sonia
Sonia DeWalt was recognized for graduatingMedial Lab AssistantAdded by Sonia
Activities & Affiliations
Vocational Industrial Clubs of America (VICA)VICA hosted the International Youth Skill Olympics—held a competition following the National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC)—for the first time in 1981, in Atlanta. In 1995, the national competition, then known as the United States Skill Olympics, was renamed to the SkillsUSA Championships during the NLSC.Fall 1983 - Spring 1987Added by Sonia
Varsity BasketballFall 1983 - Spring 1987Added by Sonia
Varsity SoftballCaptainFall 1983 - Spring 1987Added by Sonia
Varsity VolleyballFall 1983 - Spring 1987Added by Sonia
Pittman Behavioral Health
Office ManagerDecember 2016 - PresentResponsible for the day-to-day administrative task within the office. Verify insurance coverage, sending billing statements, making appointment and filing medical claims.
Christiana Care Health System
Access CoordinatorOctober 2015 - Present
Collaborates with physicians and interdepartmental staff to ensure seamless
delivery of patient care and appropriate fiscal management
Performs daily operational activities (registration/verification) as associated with accurately and efficiently managing patient encounters.
Registration of encounters as dictated to meet the clinical/fiscals need of the patient and institution.
Coordinates patient care activities with insurance companies, care managers, and physician office staff to minimize financial risk and maximize delivery of patient care.
Perform the assigned work safely adhering to established safety rules and practices.
Reports any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients, and visitors promptly
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Manage Care In-Take Coordinator, Outpatient ReferralsAugust 2005 - November 2016Completed service provider calls and fax inquires for outpatient office visits and surgery authorizations. Performed first-level reviews of outpatient utilization, aligned with policies/procedures for the services being requested by physicians, and/or hospitals using established guidelines. Obtained and reviewed medical information for ambulatory services for plan members. Built medial cases for Medical Director approvals/denials. Made case determinations on authorizations for outpatient services. Reviewed KC30 claims and EWOs from customer and provider services.
Cigna Healthcare of Georgia
Pharmacy & Health Service Representative, Managed CareJanuary 1996 - May 2005Quickly responded to inquiries from internal/external customers regarding prescription benefits; performed first-level pharmacy reviews based on established guidelines, and input medication overrides for members as needed. Obtained/reviewed medical information for ambulatory services for health plan members. Determined case dispositions based on authorizations for outpatient services. Provided health/pharmacy services for the CIGNA for Seniors Department.
Cigna Healthcare of Delaware
Financial Analysis Senior AssociateFebruary 1991 - January 1996Oversaw claims over payment identification and the collection process for risk group providers and other caped contracts; leading to reducing claims over payments, and maximizing recoveries. Coordinated with risk provider groups and internal constituents to resolve disputed claims. Research root causes and collaborated with the Claims Department to resolve issues with training and development.