TEAM COORDINATOR, CODING

Location
Hampton, VA:Elizabeth City, NC:Norfolk, VA:Newport News, VA:Virginia Beach, VA:Suffolk, VA
Posted
Mar 30, 2017
Closes
May 06, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Healthcare is seeking a full-time Team Coordinator - Coding to join our team. Position would require to work at our physical location in Virginia Beach, VA.

Supervises and provides coding guidance for the coding team, following all coding and regulatory guidelines to ensure accurate, complete coding with optimal reimbursement. Works collaboratively with the coding, audit and clinical documentation improvement teams. Provides feedback, education and coaching to coding staff to help develop a high functioning team. Provides physician education regarding coding, documentation and medical necessity requirements, and coding queries. Must be able to research billing edits and rectify problematic accounts. Must have a thorough knowledge of payment methodologies, CCI and OCE edits and application of modifers. Assists with coding departmental meetings and huddles, coordinates staffing schedules, monitors and approves coder PAL. Acquires a thorough knowledge of coding system applications. Assists in training staff in the efficient us of all the systems, and software programs required for coding.

Education Level
Associate's Level Degree - HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

Experience
Required: Coding - 4 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Cert Coding Specialist, Cert Professional Coder

Preferred: Reg Health Information Admin, Reg Health Information Tech

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Coding, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Leadership, Mgmt of Staff Resources, Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
CPC or CCS required. RHIT or RHIA preferred.