Under the general supervision of the Supervisor, Professional Billing & Coding, this position operates from within the Revenue Cycle Center to facilitate physician coding. Using the facility’s EMR system, performs abstract coding from patient medical records. Responsible for monitoring, tracking and reporting error and denial trends to RCC Leadership. Recommend coding changes based on audit and research. Serves as a resource to department staff when coding questions arise. Must be knowledgeable in ICD, CPT and HCPCS coding. Must understand and apply all regulations/laws/and standards applicable to coding to ensure appropriate and compliant billing.
High School, GED or foreign equivalent
Two years of experience
Certified Professional Coder through American Academy of Professional Coders
Knowledge of coding methodology, abstract coding from medical/chart notes and operative reports.
Experience with EPIC EMR system
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Rady Children's Hospital San Diego
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