Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level
of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future
leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical
center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business
professionals across all disciplines.
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must possess current Certified Procedural Coder certification (CPC, CCS-P,
CCS-H, etc.) along with five years extensive surgical coding and experience
with high volume abstraction for in-patient and out-patient in Cardiac,
Thoracic, Vascular, General, Colon Rectal, Plastics and other surgical
Independently utilize professional coding skills and training to correctly
apply appropriate ICD10, CPT codes and modifiers to professional fee services
in multiple high volume surgical practices at multiple locations.
CPUP compliance on all billable professional services in office, out-patient
and in-patient locations.
and correctly utilizes the National Correct Coding Guidelines, Code Check, HDM
or other coding software.
with Department resources and Professional Fee Abstraction personnel to resolve
complex coding scenarios.
• Ability to
accurately and consistently interpret and readily explain coding policies.
coding education to faculty and staff.
interpret, analyze and apply Government, commercial insurance carrier and
medical authoritative committee policies to documentation and coding scenarios.
all regulatory requirements are met with regard to coding and documentation.
Performance will make a direct impact on Department of Surgery and Hospital of
University of PA reimbursement and reduction in bad debt.
must successfully pass a coding skills test by coding sample operative reports
at the time of formal interview regardless of coding certification.
professional coding experience in Urology, GI Surgery and other surgical
sub-specialties. Requirements include a current Certified Procedural Coder
(CPC) certification. Demonstrated knowledge and application of ICD-9, ICD-10
and CPT coding required. Five to eight years healthcare experience and/or
education required. Customer Service experience is required. Bachelor’s degree in Health Information
Management or RN preferred.
certification with surgical specialty certification/training
and utilization of correct coding principles.
ability to work in a team setting.
knowledge of health care environments and Revenue Cycle goals for both
Physician Practice and Hospitals.
third party insurers, government payers, physician billing and reimbursement
knowledge and ability to understand, interpret and utilize ICD9 and CPT codes.
verbal and written communication skills.
learn, apply and utilize medical billing systems; IDX, SMS preferably
computer knowledge and analytical skills required.
that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our
employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and
stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that
includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region.
Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission.
Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live
longer, healthier lives.
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this Philadelphia-based position, visit
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