Certified Coder

Cheyenne OBGYN

Introduction:

Cheyenne OBGYN is always looking for great people!  We currently have an opening for a Medical Billing and Coding Specialist.

General Summary:

A nonexempt position responsible for coordinating, verifying, distributing, and managing all billable services using knowledge of applicable coding guidelines and rules and regulations. Accurately assigns and/or reviews diagnosis and procedure codes. Participates in quality improvement activities as assigned.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Reviews medical record information to identify all appropriate coding based on ICD-10-CM, HCPCS/CPT categories.
  • Understand and interpret the Correct Coding Initiative (CCI) as it applies to charge entry.
  • Verifies and ensures the accuracy, completeness, specificity and appropriateness of diagnosis codes based on services rendered.
  • Coordinates with clinical staff to get charge information for all patients.
  • Codes information about services and procedures performed based upon provider documentation and ensures accurate diagnosis codes on all services.
  • Verifies and completes charge information in database and produces billing.
  • Conducts chart reviews to ensure proper coding and sufficient supporting documentation.
  • Assists and confers with other coders and Billing Manager concerning any coding problems.
  • Researches codes and medical terminology.
  • Stays current with compliance and changing regulatory guideline.
  • Assist in quality improvement activities as requested.
  • Processes and distributes reports according to clinic policies and upon request.
  • Maintains required billing records, reports, files, etc.
  • Maintains current knowledge and skills through in-services, workshops and/or seminars.

Skills, Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in a medical billing department where the primary responsibility was coding is amust.
  • Certified Medical Coder (CPC, CCS, CCS-P) with high degree of competence in this area.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in Healthcare medical billing, claims processing and coding.
  • Extensive knowledge on use of email, search engine, Internet; ability to effectively use payer websites; knowledge and use of Microsoft Products: Outlook, Word & Excel.
  • Experience with communicating to providers regarding coding.
  • Excellent communication, organizational and time management skills with a high degree of drive, initiative and follow through in time sensitive task environment.
  • Strong reasoning, critical thinking, analytical and mathematical skills.
  • Ability to work independently, flexibly shifting from big picture to detailed tasks, with high productivity, and regularly execute to deadlines.
  • High School Diploma or GED required.

Behavior Standards:

  • Adhere to ICARE values
  • Integrity
  • Compassion
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Excellence

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
  • Ability to sit for extended time periods.
  • Must be able to bend, lift and carry up to 20 lbs

Instructions for Resume Submission:

Please email your resume to: admin@cheyenneobgyn.com

Apply Online: https://www.indeedjobs.com/cheyenne-obstetrics-and-gynecology/_hl/en_US

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