TC, CODING

6 days left

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Jul 06, 2017
Closes
Jul 29, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital is seeking a full time Medical Coding Team Coordinator.

REQUIREMENTS
Education: Associate's Level Degree
Experience: 4 years medical coding - physician billing
License/Certification: CPC or CCS.

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

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
Associates degree required. Bachelor's degree preferred. CPC or CCS required. RHIT or RHIA preferred.