Profile

Mrs. Christina Donahue-Taylor, RHIA,CCS

Section Head-Coding and Abstracting

Bio

Health care professional with over 20+ years of work experience. I have worked in a variety of health care settings that include acute care, long term care,managed care and now in a research facility. My most recent education accomplishment has earned me a BS in Management Studies with a minor in Gerontology. Currently, my renewed focus is in Health Information Management with an emphasis on medical coding in a research environment. I supervise a team of onsite and remote coders and am an AHIMA approved ICD-10 CM and PCS certified trainer.  Pursuing my education in Cancer Registry Management.

Specialties: ICD-9-CM coding, organizational skills,leadership, training, ICD-10 CM, ICD-10 PCS, CPT-4

Highest Education Level

  • Associate Degree

Education

Frederick Community College
2003 To 2007

University of Maryland University College
BS
2000 To 2008

Northern Virginia Community College
AAS
1978 To 1980

Honors and Awards

Clinical Center Director's Award
National Institutes of Health
2015

Volunteer Champion
Maryland Health Information Management Association (MdHIMA)
2016

Primary Job Setting

  • Non-provider Setting (e.g. govt., vendor, assoc.)

Job History

National Institutes of Health
Section Head, Coding
Bethesda, MD, United States
March 2011 - present

Maryland Professional Volunteer Corp
Volunteer
September 2010 - January 2012

Partners in Care, Inc
Volunteer
July 2007 - May 2011

National Institutes of Health
Medical Coder
Bethesda, MD, United States
December 2010 - March 2011

Frederick County Commission
Board Member
Frederick, MD, United States
June 2009 - March 2011

American Red Cross
Volunteer
October 1998 - January 2011

Program Support Center, Office of the Commissioned Corps
Medical Record Technician
Rockville, MD, United States
November 2009 - December 2010

Aetna Global Claim Services
Supervisor, Customer Service
Frederick, MD, United States
November 2008 - November 2009

United Healthcare
Supervisor, Claims Triage
Frederick, MD, United States
July 2008 - September 2008

United Healthcare
Registration Team-Customer Support
Frederick, MD, United States
April 2006 - September 2008

United Healthcare
Supervisor, Customer Support
Frederick, MD, United States
March 1999 - September 2008

United Healthcare
Supervisor, Customer Support
Frederick, MD, United States
March 1999 - July 2008

MAMSI Health Plans
Senior Call Center Supervisor
Rockville, MD, United States
September 2002 - April 2006

MAMSI Health Plans
Call Center Supervisor
August 2001 - September 2002

MAMSI Health Plans
Payer Liaison/Denial/DME Coordinator
Rockvile, MD, United States
March 1999 - August 2001

Integrated Health Services of Northern Virginia
Director of Admissions and Information Services
Alexandria, VA, United States
September 1994 - March 1999

Clinical Data Management Services
Coding Manager
Alexandria, VA, United States
June 1991 - August 1994

Professional Associations

HIMSS
2015 - Present

MDHIMA
2010 - Present

AHIMA
2008 - Present

AHIMA
1980 - 1998

DCHIMA
1980 - 1998