HCA Physician Services implements innovative, value added solutions that help physicians deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare to support HCA's commitment to the care and improvement of human life. We focus on quality, streamlining operations and continuously improving technology as we strive to provide the best possible patient care and serve our community.
We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities. Join our team and share your skills and talents with the nation's leading provider of healthcare services.
The Coder Specialized is a key member of the Physician Practice and provides surgical billing and coding expertise to the physician and practice management.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
•Reviews and codes complex operative procedures for surgical practices.
•Coordinates and reconciles multiple surgical schedules to ensure complete charge capture.
•Charge entry of multiple surgical cases into billing system in a timely manner.
•Work in conjunction with A/R team on follow up and resolution of coding related denials and rejections.
•Responsible for maintaining current knowledge of coding guidelines and relevant federal regulations through the use of current CPT-4, HCPCS II, and ICD-9/ICDD-10 materials, Federal Register, and other pertinent materials.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
This position requires the following minimal requirements:
•Knowledge of surgical coding and reimbursement practices/strategies.
•Knowledge of eCW billing system and/or other related billing system.
•Familiarity with third party fee profiles and reimbursement requirements.
•Knowledge of medical terminology.
•Knowledge of medical coding and CPT-4, HCPCS II and ICD-9-CM.
•Skill in organization.
•Strong knowledge and understanding of surgical practice coding and regulatory compliance.
•Must be computer literate, including Excel and Microsoft Word skills.
•Must be detail-oriented and able to meet targeted deadlines.
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE: Must be one of the following:
•Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) through governing body AHIMA
•Certified Coding Specialist - Physician (CCS-P) through governing body AHIMA
•Registered Health Information Technician - RHIT through governing body AHIMA
•Registered Health Information Administrator - RHIA through governing body AHIMA
•Certified Professional Coder - (CPC®) through governing body AAPC
•Certified Professional Coder - Hospital (CPC-H®) through governing body AAPC
•Minimum of three years of experience in surgical coding and/or reimbursement activities is required.
•A clinical background and previous chart abstraction experience is preferred.
•Experience with 3M encoding product or Encoder Pro preferred.
HCA Inc - 2 years ago