The Coder III is responsible for coordinating, performing and completing chart audits for Medicare compliancy. Coding consists of outpatient services in office, hospital outpatient and inpatient services including procedures. To ensure and monitor that coders provide technical aspects of the assignment diagnostic and procedure codes are carried out in accordance with established standards and in compliance with CMS, NCQA and other regulatory agencies, and Tenet policy.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
Include minimum education, technical training, and/or experience required to perform the job.
High School Diploma required
Requires 2-3 years of experience with outpatient physician coding
Healthcare background is required
CPT current competence with ICD- 10, ICD-9, CPT-4, and HCPCS
Coding scheme and reimbursement practices required
CPC certification is required
CCS-P certification is required Competent with NT/MS Office, and Excel required
Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in a complex, matrix environment
Primary Location: Boca Raton, Florida
Facility: The Paley Institute
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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