Medical Coder Cogent Healthcare
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Cogent Healthcare is seeking to add an experience Medical Coder to our Team here in Brentwood.
Under indirect supervision, reviews medical records and assigns the appropriate CPT and ICD-9 code(s) while adhering to compliance published regulations and guidelines.
Reviews medical record documentation and assigns CPT and ICD-9 codes to all billable encounters while adhering to compliance with published regulations and guidelines.
Interacts with physicians and other patient care providers regarding billing and documentation policies, procedures, and regulations; obtains clarification of conflicting, ambiguous, or non-specific documentation.
Researches, analyzes, and responds to inquiries regarding compliance, coding, denials, and billable services.
Ensures strict confidentiality of patient and financial records.
Attends coding conferences, workshops, and in-house sessions to receive updated coding information on changes in coding and/or regulations.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
Education, Training and Experience
Coding Certification required (CPC, CPC-H, CCS, CCS-P) within one year of employment
At least 2 year experience coding Evaluation and Management services.
Ability to clearly communicate medical coding information to professional practitioners and/or the general public in a classroom, telephonic and internet application setting.
Knowledge of coding concepts and principles.
Knowledge and understanding of medical coding and billing systems and regulatory requirements.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of legal, regulatory, and policy compliance issues related to medical coding and billing procedures and documentation.
Ability to analyze and solve problems.
Ability to use independent judgment and to manage and impart confidential information.
Ability to adapt, modify and prioritize coding functions as required.
Maintains strict confidentiality with regard to protected health information and understands and adheres to Cogent's HIPAA Privacy & Security policies and procedures.
||5410 Maryland Way |
Brentwood, TN 37027
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED