Medical Coder Specialties



Posted Under: Austin, Texas jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 73301
Posted On: 2017-10-21 03:00:00

Medical Coder Specialties Coding Denials, ER, OBGYN, Surgical, E/M, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Oncology, Hematology, Orthopedic & Pathology & Multi-specialties We are hiring coders with at least three years experience in various medical specialties and who are credentialed by the leading coding associations, AHIMA or AAPC. PT & FT to work at home. Pay DOE. Preferred credentials include RHIT, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPC and CPC-H No attachments please unless its in a pdf. file. Overview: This individual will be responsible for selecting, hiring, training, and managing a team of remote medical E/M coders who will be focused on coding medical records for multiple physicians across multiple sites. This role will be home-based and have some flexibility of work schedule. Responsibilities: Management and Daily Operations Hire coders, perform quality assurance on daily coding, provide feedback to coders, resolve any conflict or coding discrepancies with clients, coordinate coding for adequate coverage Train coders on coding expectations to meet goals related to quality and productivity Train coders on the functions of the ProCoder workflow system and on client specific guidelines Collaborate with and give feedback to clients regarding coding and documentation guidelines Provide information to CDI (clinical documentation improvement) training supervisor Compliance Direct clinical coding processes in a compliant and efficient manner Ongoing quality assessment: perform daily QA, maintain the accuracy of coding performed Develop reasonable productivity measures for coding medical records while balancing quality and compliance productivity Assure codes are supported by provider documentation, initiate appropriate queries based on clinical documentation for accurate and reliable reimbursement Ensure compliance with the OIG, CMS as well as state and federal regulations Coding Knowledge and Skills Must be proficient in ICD-9-CM, CPT and HCPCS coding systems Must be knowledgeable and familiar with official coding guidelines Must be proficient in coding outpatient physician services Should be proficient or at least have some experience with inpatient physician services Must have experience in coding E/M across multiple specialties Must be knowledgeable in medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, disease processes, and pharmacology drug names Must have basic computer knowledge and familiarity with systems used in healthcare Must have knowledge of electronic health record systems for applying codes and/or checking codes for accurate assignment based on provider documentation Requirements: 5+ years coding experience Management and supervisory experience Certified coder credentials To Apply: Please visit mommyjobsonline.com and click on Join Now and select the medical coding job bank registry to become a remote agent. Please email us your resume with your qualifications and work history to us Attn: Medical Coder - No attachments please unless its in a pdf. file. Please reference agent id code MJOLMaria3250 on your registration submission. Office: 14054186160