Profee coders (vascular/surgical)
Employment Type:Contract to Hire
Incumbents must be proficient with CPT and ICD coding systems and are responsible for assigning ICD diagnosis codes, CPT procedure codes and Evaluation and Management code accurately and completely to ensure optimal reimbursement and coding quality. Coders in this position are held accountable for adhering to coding and compliance guidelines; and accounts must be coded and complete within timeframes specified by department leadership.
Incumbent must have skill set to:
- Vascular and Surgical experience
• Select correct code assignment by proficient analysis and translation of diagnostic statements, physicians' orders, and other pertinent documentation.
• Code/Audit encounters within the Professional Services Coding Epic queues
• Complete accountable work related to daily-unbilled charges to ensure timely billing in conjunction with billing and compliance guidelines.
A minimum of two (2) years previous coding experience
Current AAPC or AHIMA certification: Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Outpatient Coder (COC), Certified Coding Specialist, Physician (CCS-P)
Knowledge and specific details of coding conventions and use of coding nomenclature consistent with CMS' Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting ICD-10-CM coding.
Knowledge of Evaluation and Management Guidelines and auditing in order to provide information to Auditing Team to coordinate provider education and identify possible revenue opportunities.
Monday – Friday