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 largest private provider of healthcare services.
The Coder is a key member of the Physician Practice and provides billing and coding expertise to the physician and practice management.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
•Receives and reviews charge documents from the clinic and/or hospital.
•Ensures charge information provided is correct and accurate.
•Abstracts CPT-4, HCPCS II, and ICD-9-CM from medical records.
•Charge entry into billing system in a timely manner
•Works 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 eCW billing system and/or related billing system.
•Knowledge of medical terminology.
•Knowledge of coding including CPT-4, HCPCS II and ICD-9-CM.
•Skill in organization.
•Knowledge of specialty medical practices.
•Ability to read and understand an EOB.
•Must be detail-oriented and able to meet targeted deadlines.
•Knowledge of anatomy and physiology preferred.
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 one year of coding and/or billing experience in a healthcare setting is required.