Home > Medical Coding Jobs > Oregon > Billing and Coding Specialist Job in Portland

Billing and Coding Specialist Job in Portland, Oregon

It is the responsibility of the job seeker to validate the information posted for each job. AAPC cannot validate or guarantee the accuracy of the information posted below.

Job Title: Billing and Coding Specialist

Employer:Women's Healthcare Associates
Specialties:women's health
Required Certifications:CPC
Required Experience:1 to 2 years
Location:7650 SW Beveland St. #200 Portland 97223, OR, US
Date Posted:10/28/2020

·       Ability to contribute to various teams within Patient Financial Services Department with special focus on coding related denials.

·       Identifies and documents coding related claim denial trends by insurance plan and works to solve the problems efficiently. 

·       Has primary responsibility for the Coding Denials WQ for the coding department.

·       Works on coding related denial issues to improve denial rate by identifying common coding mistakes; participates on the Denials Management Team.

·       Acts as first point of contact between coding and A/R follow up teams.

·       Serves as backup coder to the coding team for unexpected staff shortages and planned PTO.

·       Reports any compliance and/or risk issues to the department supervisor. Provides suggestions on process improvement. 

·       Applies all coding rules and appropriate use of CPT, HCPCS, and ICD-10 codes and modifiers.

·       Reviews documentation to ensure provider coding is adequately supported in the chart note. Assists in educating physicians by providing feedback on specific coding documentation concerns.

·       Reviews charges where appropriate to ensure billing codes are accurate prior to claims submission. Seeks clarification from Provider and/or clinical staff as needed.

·       Provides feedback to supervisor if there are trends of coding errors.

·       Facilitates accurate coding by providing feedback related to payer denials and policies to providers.


https://whallc.applicantpool.com/jobs/505361.html OR contact Elisabeth Bonomo at ebonomo@whallc.com

Looking for Exhibiting Opportunities or Group Discounts?

Contact us at 877-524-5027.

Which certification is right for you?

Call 877-290-0440 or have a career counselor call you.

Which eNewsletters are right for you?

Call 844-334-2816 to speak with a specialist now.

Which books are right for you?

Call 877-524-5027 to speak to a representative.