Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Office-Based - West Conshohocken, PA

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At Tandigm Health, we enhance the Primary Care Physician’ ability to provide the finest possible care, so patients get healthy and stay healthy. We are seeking an experienced Certified Professional Coder to come join our team and assist us with our goal to make health care work better. We’re looking for a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) to join the Tandigm Nation!

Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Office-Based
West Conshohocken, PA 19428


The Certified Professional Coder is responsible for serving as a key resource for coding matters. Performs reviews, audits and codes medical records for to ensure the appropriate diagnostic codes and modifiers according to Generally Accepted Medical Coding Guidelines, ICD-9 and ICD-10 Guidelines and CMS Correct Coding. Participates in the implementation of the organization’s Coding Proficiency program. Interfaces and disseminates audit results to clinicians and management and provides guidance to practices on coding accuracy improvement.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Consistently exhibits behavior and communication skills that demonstrate Tandigm’s commitment to superior customer service, including quality, care and concern with each and every internal and external customer.
• Performs reviews, audits and codes medical records for the purpose of reimbursement, training, education and compliance using ICD-9, ICD-10 and CPT codes.
• Serves as a key contact and liaison with clinicians to answer coding questions.
• Review medical record information to identify all appropriate coding based on CMS ACE categories.
• Provides individualized sessions with clinicians for specific coding issues based on medical chart audit results.
• Conducts coding classes for clinicians, clinical and staff.
• Proactively disseminates coding updates to the clinicians.
• Works with key departments to review and explain medical chart audit results.
• Brings questions to the ACE Medical Director as needed.
• Schedules offsite audits and organizes special project audits (i.e. CMS Validation Audits).
• Assists in training incoming department staff.
• Support and participate in process and quality improvement initiatives.
• Stays abreast of industry coding and compliance issues.
• Participates in coding / auditing discussions to ensure best practice efforts and processes are implemented ensuring maximum reimbursement through appropriate coding.
• Uses, protects, and discloses Tandigm’s patients’ protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards.
• Performs additional duties as assigned.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or equivalent required, some college a plus; current/Active coder certification is required by AAPC, AHIMA, CPC. Must have 4 to 6 years of coding experience required with emphasis on ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS coding, medical terminology and regulatory requirements coupled with two (2) years Coding Training experience and at least two (2) years of medical chart auditing experience, with prior work experience in the healthcare field specifically related to coding and/or medical billing and compliance.

Join the Tandigm Nation today! Please visit www.tandigmhealth.com and click onto the green ”Play a Role” button. Click onto the first heading “Work Here/Apply Today” for a list of our opportunities. Or click here to apply:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=tandigm&jobId=40343&lang=en_US&source=CC3.

Additionally, you can email your resume to: Michele.Ryzinski@tandigmhealth.com.

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