HCA Brentwood, TN, USA
Jun 25, 2019
Exciting opportunity to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services with over 1000 practice locations! HCA Healthcare is a national leader in providing modern, culturally competent, patient-centered care and we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life. We are looking for an exceptional Coder II to join our dedicated work-from-home team. We believe in our team and your ability to help us provide high quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve. We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary, tuition reimbursement, and growth opportunities. We are seeking a great addition to the team who feels patient care is as important as we do! Interested in learning more about us? Click here! POSITION SUMMARY: As a Coder II (WFH), you will manage and execute coding clinical notes supporting a minimum of one specialty. The Coder also functions as an amazing partner to provide feedback and documentation advice to our physicians, practice management team, denials team, and their fellow coders. JOB DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: * Reviews and codes clinical notes for physician documentation. * Coordinates and reconciles encounters to ensure complete charge capture. * Charge entry of coded services into the billing system in a timely manner. * Work in conjunction with A/R team on follow up and resolution of coding related denials and rejections including recommendation of new /updated coding edits. * Assists in the development of coding education programs for in-service meetings. * Tracks denial patterns for surgical practices to address systemic issues and assists in the auditing of surgical practices. QUALIFICATIONS: * Minimum of 2 years of experience in coding and/or reimbursement activities is required. * Clinical background and previous chart abstraction experience is also preferred. * Must be proficient with eCW EMR, PatientKeeper charge capture system, and/or other related billing systems. * Must be familiar with third party fee profiles and reimbursement requirements. * Experience with Encoder Pro or AAPC Coder is highly preferred. * Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology is preferred. LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Certified Coding Specialist - Physician (CCS-P), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) through American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) or the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) Certified Professional Coder (CPC?) credential or Certified Outpatient Coder (COC?) is required. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: * Incumbent is responsible for maintaining current knowledge of coding guidelines and relevant federal regulations through the use of current CPT-4, HCPCS II, and ICD-9/ICD-10 materials, the Federal Register, and other pertinent materials. We believe in going above and beyond, and feel that there is no nobler pursuit than that of caring for and improving human life. We hope you'll join us on our mission!