White Plains Hospital - White Plains, NY

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High School/GED/Vocational
Position Summary:

Responsible for diagnosis coding for all Laboratory records according to established guidelines. Assists with Laboratory Outreach registrations as the need arises. ICD-9 Coding coordination and follow-up with physician offices. Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Responsibilities:

See below. Performs other duties as assigned.

1. Review and confirmation of all Outreach Laboratory requisitions for appropriate diagnosis coding.

2. Enters appropriate ICD-9 diagnosis codes in the HIS.

3. Coordinate contacts with physician offices for diagnosis and/or ICD-9 codes if not provided on the referring prescription.

4. Documents phone conversation with physician’s office according to Medicare guidelines.

5. Assists MLW Billing Liaison with patient/client follow-up.

6. Consult with Client Service Rep on client ICD-9 coding education issues.

7. Assists with Outreach Laboratory Registrations as the need arises.

8. Performs other duties as assigned.

Education, Training, Licensure and Experience Requirements

? High School Graduate capable of typing 45 wpm.

? Previous hospital experience preferred.

? Knowledge of CPT -4 and ICD-9 codes preferred .

? Medical terminology required.

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White Plains Hospital is a voluntary, not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of offering high quality, acute...