Coder - Revenue Cycle Coding (Galveston)
Company: University of Texas Medical Branch
Posted on: June 12, 2021
High school diploma or equivalent and two years of medical
billing or related experience, or related training from an
accredited agency. The coder must be able to code & QA Outpatient
Technical and Professional in 4 or more specialties. CCA, CCS, or
CCSP coding certification from AHIMA; or CPCA, CPC, CPCHA coding
certification from AAPC required within one year of hire.
Successful completion of General Compliance Coder testing within 6
months of hire is also required.
Properly codes Professional Inpatient, Physician outpatient and
technical charges for multiple clinics to ensure accuracy and
optimal reimbursement from all third party payers.
- Works coding related charge review and claim edits daily to
ensure timely and accurate billing. The Specialist should also
researches and resolve any and all coding related issues, and
assists in meeting productivity and quality standards.
- Conducts the quality review of outpatient coding, assures
coding compliance with federal regulations, and maintains
up-to-date coding guidelines and coding policy changes. Reviews,
interprets, and assigns diagnostic and procedural codes based upon
medical record documentation according to correct coding
principles. Provides skilled and specialized technical work in
documentation and coding for medical billing, abstracts complex
patient-related data from medical records and coding of diagnoses
and procedures using ICD-10 and CPT codes.
- Work all WQ PB/HB errors daily.
- Educate and offer feedback to physicians and staff as needed to
ensure that documentation is complete, accurate, and compliant with
- Maintain acceptable productivity level and keep Pre/AR at or
below departmental standard.
- Actively participate in team functions such as team meetings,
educational sessions, and team projects.
- Adheres to internal controls and reporting structure.
PB/HB, Revenue Cycle, Coding, Charge Capture, Medicare, CMS
Monday through Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Commensurate with experience
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