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Cindy S. Heskett

Cindy S. Heskett

Cindy S. Heskett
Title: Faculty
Dept: Health Information Management
Office: 236
Phone: (309) 692-4092 x2362
Fax: (not available)
Email: csheskett@midstate.edu

Mailing Address

Attn: Cindy S. Heskett
Midstate College
411 W. Northmoor Rd.
Peoria, IL 61614

Office Hours

Course Location Time
General 236 Tu,Th 4:30pm–5:30pm


  • Bachelor of Science in Health Information Administration, 2017
    Dakota State Univeristy Online
  • Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology, 2011
    Midstate College

Work Experience

  • Everest College (2011–2013)
    Adjunct Faculty (Online Instructor)

    Adjunct Part-time Instructor in Medical Office Management and Compliance, Medical Coding ICD-10 and Medical Insurance Billing

  • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center (1991–present)
    Inpatient Medical Coder

    I started out as a Unit Clerk/Nurses Aid for 8 1/2 years on the surgical floor. I then positioned as a Medical Receptionist for 2 years as a float in OSF Sisters Community Health Clinic, Pediatric Rehab, Easter Seals and Pediatric Resource Center. I then positioned to my current position in Health Information Services (Medical Records) for 16 years as an Inpatient Medical Coder. I also coded outpatient and Emergency room visits.

  • Noor Khaiser, M.D. (1987–1989)
    Office Manager

    Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Medical Billing, Scheduling, Payroll.

  • Kirit C. Shah, M.D. (1985–1987)

    MOA- Medical Billing, Transcriptionist, Accounts Receivable

Awards and Certifications

  • AHIMA, Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), 2012
  • AHIMA, Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), 2008
  • Certificate in Medical Coding, 2003

    ICC College, East Peoria, IL

  • Certificate in Medical Office Assistant (MOA), 1985

    ICC College, East Peoria, IL,