Jul 21, 2016

Clinical Coder

  • Franklin Paterson
  • New York, NY , United States
Full time Health Care

Job Description

New York , NY , United States   Facilitate accurate coding by providing ongoing coding education to Providers and Clinic Staff. Review Provider procedure and diagnosis coding on a scheduled basis providing feedback to Providers and Department Leadership.

Assure fee tickets are processed promptly and accurately into the Practice Management System. Supports the Clinic staff in all aspects of procedure and diagnostic coding.
• Resolve charge entry edits by reviewing clinical documentation and/or seeking clarification from Provider. Resolve edits within 1 working day.
• Resolve pending fee tickets and lost charges within targeted turnaround times. Act as primary resource for all coding and charge entry questions from Providers and Department Manager escalating questions to Coding Specialist in CBO when necessary.
• Serve as liaison between Central Business Office (CBO) and Providers for coding issues. Forward batched fee tickets to Business Office for archiving. 
• Attend coding orientation for all new Providers hired into the department, and coding/charge entry meetings and training sessions.
• Work with CBO to support Department fee ticket design, key charges into Practice Management System if automated system is down
• Perform other tasks as assigned by supervisor. Full time 40 hours per week.  

Job Requirements:

• High school diploma or equivalent required.
• Proven proficiency in data entry and keyboarding required.
• Certified in CPT/ICD-9 coding or 2 years equivalent experience required. Driver’s license required.   HOURS: 8AM - 5PM Monday thru Friday   • EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent required.


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