TEAM COORDINATOR, CODING
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. careerconnection 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.
Associate's Level Degree
Required: Coding - 4 years
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: Cert Coding Specialist, Cert Professional Coder
Preferred: Reg Health Information Admin, Reg Health Information Tech
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 belowOther
Associates degree required. Bachelor's degree preferred. CPC or CCS required. RHIT or RHIA preferred.