Sr. Coding Specialist, Plastic Surgery, 100% REMOTE Plastic Surgery Coding Experience Required!
Reviews, accurately assigns, and abstracts diagnostic and procedural codes to encounters using designated coding classification independently. Supports on-going training and development of staff.
• Organizes and prioritizes complex coding work to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and hospital targets.
• Assigns the most appropriate diagnosis and procedures to reflect the utilization of resources during the patient encounter.
• Recognizes documentation clarification opportunities to ensure it supports all codes and designation assignments. Initiates coding queries or tasks.
• Serves as a clinical coding subject matter expert.
• High School Diploma or GED (or equivalent experience) and 4 years relevant experience
• Must have one of the following coding certs: RHIT, RHIA, CPC, CCS, COC, CPC-H, CCS-P
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