Hours: Full Time; Monday - Friday; 8:00 - 4:30
Location: The Polyclinic 1145 Broadway
The HCC Coding Specialist is responsible for ensuring compliance with all HCFA directives and with the requirements of third party payors through staff education. The HCC Coding Specialist will work with physicians and office staff promoting quality documentation so that compliant and appropriate coding can be applied. This will generate appropriate risk adjusted scoring.
Requires a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent, continued education in Healthcare related field, RHIA, RHIT, CCA, CCS, CCS-P, or similar certification, a minimum of three years experience in a multi-specialty physician environment working with CPT and ICD9 codes including working coding related denials, abstracting, auditing and providing physician education. Prefer a college degree.