Florida Medical Clinic
Coding Specialist – REMOTE
This Full Time opportunity is within the Central Business Office in the Land O Lakes Administration office.
The scheduled shift will be Monday-Friday, 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM.
The Certified Medical Coding Specialist must possess a current AAPC CPC medical coder certification.
The coder must be detail-oriented and exhibit a high degree of accuracy and working knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology.
The coder must have expert skills in the proper use of the ICD-9/ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS coding manuals, as well as, Medicare’s National Correct Coding Initiatives (NCCI) edits.
Major responsibilities include analyzing medical claims before submission to insurance for accuracy of coding, knowledge and skill to resolve insurance denials, and the ability to accurately complete medical record chart audits while adhering to Medicare’s 1995/1997 E/M Documentation Guidelines and individual payer policies.
Keys to Success in this Role:
Exhibit expert coding skills
Efficiently analyze insurance claims before submission
Quickly identify potential compliance issues
Ability to proficiently use Payer and coder websites
Perform incidental duties as needed
High school graduate or GED equivalent
Current AAPC, CPC coding certification required.
Proficiency in anatomy and medical terminology.
Must be able to interact independently with all providers and clinical/business staff to conduct business activities in a courteous and professional manner.
Requires proficiency in a Windows based computer environment and skill navigating through a typical Practice management and EHR systems.
Requires proficiency in using the Internet to access payer websites for policies and rules.
Two years experience in specialty coding required
Must be a Florida Resident
Physical and Mental Demands:
Average physical ability; able to sit for long periods
Above average concentration and high level complexity of decision making
High level of analytical, critical thinking, and reasoning skills
High level verbal and written communication skills
Above average ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Low risk exposure to bloodborne pathogens and chemical hazards
Medical & Health , Medical Coding