About Markita George
Markita is the Billing Manager at Texas Family Medicine. She is responsible for providing oversight and direction to the billing staff, as well as leading orientation and training for all new billing staff employees. She also conducts annual reviews for all billing staff. Markita serves as a vital part of our management team and attends weekly meetings with our physicians and Practice Administrator.
Markita oversees the billing process from submission to payment of the claims and is responsible for communication with insurance companies. Markita collects patient and insurance payments and reconciles charges on a daily basis. She writes appeal letters for denied or underpaid claims and is responsible for maintaining and reporting an accurate 30-, 60-, and 90-day aging.
Markita began her career in healthcare in 1989 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. She has worked in Family Practice, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, and Chiropractic offices. She also worked for Arkansas Children’s Hospital and Medical City of Dallas for a number of years.
Markita holds many certifications including Certified Medical Coder, Certified Medical Insurance Specialist, and Certified Medical Office Manager. She also has a certification in Medical Terminology and attends many seminars and meetings throughout the year to remain current in her field.
Markita has been a part of our team since the beginning of 2005.
She and her husband live in McKinney with their daughter.