Do you want to be a part of a team of professionals who work together to provide patients with the best care possible? Do you want to work for the oldest, strongest and most trusted orthopedic group in the Iowa City Area? Do you want to be rewarded for the outstanding work that you do? If you answered yes to these questions, we would love to have you as a part of the Steindler team!
This position features:
-Generous pay and benefits including medical, dental, vision coverage and a 401k/profit sharing plan!
-Unlimited coffee, tea and other beverages!
-Reimbursement for continuing education!
-Fun team activities!
-Maintain current knowledge of CPT, HCPCS and ICD coding systems, including the appropriate application of procedure code modifiers and NCCI edits.
-Maintain current knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and all other third-party payer regulatory and compliance guidelines with regard to coding and claim submission for professional medical services.
-Gathering and organizing all necessary data from physicians, hospitals and other personnel to ensure accurate and timely submission of claims submitted to third-party payers.
-Verify codes submitted to third party payers are an accurate representation of medical service rendered by the provider. Research any discrepancies noted prior to charge entry to ensure accuracy.
-Evaluates medical record documentation and charge tickets to ensure completeness, accuracy and compliance.
-Reviews and works all denials for coding to completion.
-Medical Coding of Orthopedic professional and surgical procedures.
-Provides other related duties as required and assigned.
-High School Diploma
-Maintains current RHIT, Certified Coding Specialist or Certified Professional Coder
-Advanced knowledge of ICD-10, CPT, HCPC, Medical Terminology and medically approved abbreviations
-Thorough understanding of CMS coding and billing guidelines
-Attention to detail and ability to achieve a at least a 95% level of accuracy