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Billing II and Coder II

Fort Worth, TX | TempToFT

Post Date: 09/14/2017 Job ID: 83906 Specialties: Healthcare

CornerStone Staffing has partnered with one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and is currently recruiting for the following position:

Job Title: Billing II or Coder II

Location: Dallas

Schedule:

Monday - Friday 8am -5pm

Job Description:

Coder II

  • Accurately abstract information from the medical records and assign ICD-9/10-CM, CPT-4 and HCPCS Level II codes in compliance with established guidelines

  • Review supporting clinical documentation for hospital based services and procedures to ensure accurate code assignment in support of third party payer guidelines.

  • Maintain Excel worksheet to record/track discrepancies

  • Provide codes to various departments upon request

  • Participates in special projects and/or completes other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Min. Education required: High school diploma or equivalent. Associate s degree in related field preferred. (Completion of college level courses in medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathophysiology highly desirable)

  • Min. Experience required : 2-4 years coding experience.

  • Licensure/certification required: License/certification: Preferred - American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC): Certified Professional Coder (CPC ) or American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA): Certified Coding Specialist Physician Based (CCS-P) . Specialty coding certification through AAPC in department-related specialty, e.g., General Surgery - CGSC , Orthopaedic Surgery - COSC , Cardiology - CCC , etc. is desirable

Billing II

  • Work TES edits and PCRs daily in accordance with established THPG staff performance guidelines to support timely claim submission and accurate third-party payer reimbursement

  • Perform daily charge reconciliation to ensure all charges are entered into patient accounting system. Maintain daily Excel based workbook to record/track discrepancies

  • Assist Billing/Coding Manager in conducting root cause analyses to prevent systematic recurrence of edits/issues

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor s preferred

  • Minimum Experience: 3 years medical billing and claim filing experience.

  • Licensure/certification: Certified Professional Coder (CPC) preferred

Skills required

  • Thorough understanding of health insurance and medical costs, including coding; knowledge of third party billing regulations, professional operations, and third party payer requirements

  • Ability to communicate effectively

  • Detail oriented with strong oral and written skills

  • Proficient computer skills including proficiency in applicable internal systems

  • Strong worth ethic and high level of professionalism

  • Proficiency with Microsoft excel and Word; accurate and efficient data entry skills

  • Strong attention to detail with excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Knowledge of third party billing regulations, professional operations, and third party payer requirements

  • Working knowledge of industry standard medical coding conventions

  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment

  • Familiarity with Electronic Health Record and patient accounting systems preferred. (Experience with Epic systems will be favored)

  • Proficient knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-10 and CPT-4 codes preferred

For immediate consideration, send your resume to cathryng@cornerstonestaffing.com

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