Coding Auditor and Educator - Sign-on Bonus
Full time – Days
Sign on bonus up to $2,000 for qualified candidates!
MaineHealth is seeking a Coding Auditor and Educator in Kennebunk. Southern Maine Health Care Physician Services employs multi- specialty physician practices located throughout York County. The Physician Services Revenue Integrity department provides the entire physician coding services for these provider based and non-provider based practices in a central location. The Coding Auditor/Educator will work with our coding team and physician practices to provide education, training and support to the department as well as our physicians. This position will perform tasks as required, paying attention to detail and accuracy. The incumbent will conduct all interactions with patients and personnel in a courteous, respectful manner while maintaining confidentiality. The incumbent is required to conduct all job responsibilities consistent with Southern Maine Health Care policies, procedures, and in compliance with all applicable laws or mandates relating to patient care and business activities.
High school diploma or GED preferred. RHIT or Associate’s Degree in related health care field is preferred. Two years of health information technical training with knowledge and/or skills in coding with ICD-9-CM and CPT.
Coding Certification from AAPC (CPC, Certified Professional Coder) or other professional coding organization is required. Certification from AAPC (CPMA, Certified Professional Medical Auditor) or any other auditing certification preferred.
Minimum of three (3) years' experience in physician practice coding.
Strong computer skills and interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with physicians, team members and outside customers. Previous experience with presenting materials, training others or leading education sessions preferred.
Analytical and problem solving skills necessary.
Skilled at use of Microsoft Office including email, Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
To apply, please click here or visit www.careersatmainehealth.org.
Working at MaineHealth:
With a career at any of the MaineHealth member organizations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals who truly value the people around them – within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – are top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.
As part of our dedication to operational excellence, we continually invest in technology, innovation and exceptional people in order to deliver on our promise to the people of northern New England. This includes the Shared Health Record initiative, which has changed the way we deliver healthcare within the state. We believe the electronic health record is a necessary tool in the improvement of healthcare delivery and outcomes. Our investment in the technology to support the electronic health record is nothing short of monumental. This means you’ll have the technology necessary to always ensure an optimal patient experience.
When you join any of our organizations, you’ll find an environment that has the right combination of high-tech and high-touch to deliver the finest care to the people we serve. Join us to learn from – and be surrounded by – some of the best talent in healthcare today.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.