Meridian Health Services is a progressive healthcare organization specializing in "whole person" health integrating physical, mental and social well-being. The focus on broader spectrum of health including primary medical care, behavioral health and human services offers a well-rounded approach for happier, healthier patients. Meridian Health Services has been serving the community for over 35 years and is accredited by the Joint Commission.Meridian Health Services is currently seeking a Utilization Review Technician to be responsible for auditing/monitoring medical records documentation for compliance with regulatory standards and insuring prior authorization for inpatient services is obtained in a timely manner.Reponsibilities: Auditing of medical records documentation for compliancePeriodic monitoring of procedure codes for complianceObtaining Prior Authorization for Inpatient servicesRunning reportsMaintaining a working knowledge of Meridian policies and proceduresTraining of Meridian staff for documentation complianceQualifications: High School diploma or equivalent. Coding credentials or higher. Two years of coding, auditing or billing experience.Previous experience in the healthcare field preferred.Drug test, background check, fingerprinting also required.Meridian Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V) and also participates in E-Verify. Meridian Health Services offers a competitive benefit package for both full and part time employees including: medical, dental/vision, 401k professinal development funds.
Keywords: medical coding, billing, auditing