Amanda Watkins has more than 16 years’ experience in the healthcare industry and six years of expertise in HCC coding. As vice president of coding services, she oversees medical record coding for Verscend’s Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial clients, including retrospective, prospective, RADV, and auditing services. Her responsibilities include overseeing production, quality and operational metrics for Verscend coding staff, and third-party supply partners. Before joining Verscend, Amanda worked as a discrepancy analyst and contract modeler at HCA Healthcare. She is a Certified Professional Coder through the American Academy of Professional Coders.