Saint Cloud, MN – Telecommute
CHARGE CAPTURE SPECIALIST
St Cloud, MN
Support Services – Nonpatient Care
Full-time, Day, 8:00am-4:30pm Monday-Friday
Req # 201902095
Hours: 80 hrs/two weeks
Salary: Minimum $20.54
Career Pathway: T2 Technical 2
The candidate for this position will work from home.
This position will be responsible for reviewing electronic and written documentation which facilitates accurate and timely charge capture, billing, and adjudication of claims in accordance with standard billing policies and reimbursement principles, clinical documentation practices, and CPT/HCPCS and ICD-10-CM coding through the use of the hospital’s electronic information systems and manual processes.
This position will be responsible for ongoing communication of changes in third-party payer and government payment rules, to departmental and clinical staff, to allow for accurate translation of medical record documentation using appropriate code selection (ICD CM, CPT/HCPCS).
May assist in performing audits, data collection and monitoring/reporting.
Through efficient and accurate charge capture, the individual within this role will help ensure that CentraCare Health is properly reimbursed for the professional and/or facility services it provides.
Safeguards patient privacy and confidentiality.
Supports and implements patient safety and other safety practices as appropriate.
Supports and demonstrates Family Centered Care principles when interacting with patients and their families and with co-workers.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Completion of a recognized course of study for health information practitioners or coding specialists.
Minimum 2 years coding experience required.
At least 5 year’s experience in hospital charge capture review, medical record review and claims auditing, and in working with regulatory and policy compliance issues related to federal and state programs.
Certification in CCS, CCS-P, RHIA, RHIT, CPC or specialty coding preferred
At least 2 years experience providing charge capture related consulting service in and external healthcare consulting firm or as an external contractor desired.
Ability to meet productivity standards and deadlines under duress.
Effective at adjusting to change, prioritizing duties, and handling stress.
CentraCare Health and Carris Health have made a commitment to diversity in its workforce. All individuals including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health and Carris Health are EEO/AA employers.
Medical & Health , Medical Coding