California onsite Radiology coder needed. Contact employer directly.

mcsluyter

Guru
Messages
244
Best answers
0
The following job was just posted on CodersDirect.com. To view all new jobs as they are posted please follow CodersDirect on LinkedIn or check the "Jobs" tab at CodersDirect.com homepage.

Coding Specialist


Radiology Partners
AAPC Certification requirements
CPC, CCC
or
AHIMA Certification requirements
CCS, RHIT

Specialty Requirements
Radiology
Years of Experience
2 - 5 years
Employment Type
On Site
Location
CA
Description
PRACTICE OVERVIEW
Radiology Partners is the largest and fastest growing on-site radiology practice in the US.** We are an innovative practice focused on transforming how radiologists provide consistently exceptional services to hospitals, imaging centers, referring physicians and patients.* With our state-of-the art clinical technology, specialized expertise, access to capital, and retention of top physician talent, Radiology Partners reliably exceeds the expectations of our clients, patients, and partners.* We serve our clients with an operational focus, and, above all, a commitment to quality patient care.* Our mission is To Transform Radiology.
POSITION SUMMARY
Radiology Partners is hiring a Coding Specialist.* The position will report to the Director of Coding and Compliance and will be focusing on coding of radiology procedures and a direct liaison to Radiologists regarding feedback. Perform audits of junior or vendor teammates and provide feedback to management of training opportunities or issues.
POSITION DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•*Primary responsibility will be to code professional component for all imaging modalities in the Radiology Department. Will include Interventional, MRI, CT, ultrasound, fluoroscopy and radiography as well as fluoroscopic imaging and image guided procedures.
•*Provide education/training to physicians, other providers and teammates on coding and clinical documentation. Communicate with nursing and ancillary services personnel for needed documentation to ensure accurate coding.
•*Provide real-time feedback to Radiologists as it pertains to proper coding and clinical documentation of services performed.
•*Engage in provider/department contact and education as the primary liaison for clarification of documentation and coding for radiological procedures including documentation deficiencies.
•*Focus their work on radiological procedures as well as being an immediate liaison to documentation improvement and optimization of physician coding practices for compliance and revenue purposes.
•*Audit of junior or vendor teammates and provide feedback to management of training opportunities or issues
•*Perform other reasonably related duties assigned by the immediate supervisor or other management
DESIRED PROFESSIONAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
•*Must Have Experience Coding Interventional/Diagnostic Radiology and the ability to organize and prioritize work and manage multiple priorities.
•*Excellent attention to detail.
•*Ability to interact and communicate effectively with Radiology staff.
•*2-4 years of coding and abstracting experience with ICD-9 – ICD-10 preferred.
•*Certification through the American Health Information Management Technician (AHIMA) as one of the following: Registered Health Information Management Technician (RHIT), Registered Health Information Management Technician (RHIA), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), or Certified Coding Specialist-Physician Based (CCS-P), or certified through the American Association of Procedural Coders (AAPC) as a Certified Professional Coder (CPC)
•*Experience and proficiency in Radiology coding required.
•*Proficient use of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Access) and internet resources.
*
Contact*carlos.flores@radpartners.com to apply
 
Top