Department: Provider Services
Status/Schedule: Full Time
Posting Date: 6/14/2018
- Education: Certified Professional Coder
- Experience: Minimum of 2 years experience with CPT/ICD-10 coding of physician services preferred; Good working knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy required.
- Job Description: Performs initial charge review to determine appropriate ICD-10 and CPT Codes to be used to report physician services to third party payers.
Interprets progress notes, operative reports, discharge summaries, and charge documents to determine services provided and accurately assign CPT and ICD 10 coding to these services.
Enters appropriate data into the EMR Billing System by selecting the appropriate codes, diagnosis, modifiers, and times of start and stop of the case, Anesthesiologist, CRNA, and surgeon information to complete the charge process.
Contacts physicians through management regarding procedures and other services billed to ensure proper coding.
- Working Environment: Office Setting; with potential for home-based work once trained.