IL – Telecommute
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Medical Coding Services
For this project, lasting from January-March, we offer competitive hourly pay, a completion bonus, plus excellent training and support. Please see the requirements below and apply today!
Knowledge of health systems operations, including an understanding of reimbursement methodologies and coding conventions
Advanced knowledge and understanding of HCC/risk adjustment, coding and documentation requirements.
Demonstrated ability to perform accurate and complete chart reviews for HCC/risk adjustment.
Demonstrated ability to identify and communicate trends in provider coding and documentation
Excellent written, verbal, communication, and attention to detail skills
Ability to perform chart audits of approximately 4 charts per hour (80 pages)
The HCC coder is required to reach an accuracy of 95% per the Inter-Rater Reliability protocols
Reviews submitted medical records to identify diagnoses/procedures, ensuring that HCC coding guidelines are followed
Ensures all diagnoses and services are accurate and complete from the medical record in accordance with ICD-10 CM Guidelines for Coding and Reporting
Selects the correct HCC/RxHCC accurately for each ICD-10-CM code for all medical records
Confirms the correct code to the highest level of specificity as documented in the medical records
Works effectively and efficiently within a team environment
Complies with policies and procedures for confidentiality of all patient records and security of systems
Must have at least one coding credential (certificate) from AHIMA and/or AAPC organizations
A minimum of 2 years’ experience coding or auditing in inpatient, outpatient, professional fee, and/or HCC for benefit year 2018. Experience must include ICD-10-CM.
Proof of US Citizenship
Commit to the minimum hours stated below for the duration of the project (start date January 2020)
Shift committed to must be Monday through Friday between 6am to 6pm (Eastern Time Zone)
Available to travel for one training week to Short Hills, NJ (January 2020)