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Medical Coder, Certified Job in Santa Barbara, California

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Job Title: Medical Coder, Certified

Employer:Sansum Clinic
Type:FULL TIME
Required Certifications:CPC
Preferred Certifications:AAPC
Required Experience:3 to 4 years
Preferred Experience:5 to 7 years
Location: Santa Barbara 93111, CA, US
Date Posted:9/4/2019
ABOUT THE COMPANY: Sansum Clinic is the largest independent nonprofit healthcare organization between the Los Angeles Basin and the San Francisco Bay Area. With more than 150 affiliated physicians and 1,000 employees, Sansum Clinic provides the full spectrum of healthcare services, from primary care to more than 30 specialties. Sansum Clinic serves more than 150,000 patients (600,000 visits) annually at our 25+ patient care facilities between Carpinteria and Santa Maria.

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: This position is responsible for ensuring efficient claims processing for services provided.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  (This list may not include all of the responsibilities assigned.)

1.     Keeps current on CPT, ICD9/ICD10 compliance and editing guidelines.

2.     Provide training to physicians and staff regarding regulatory issues and compliance.

3.     Keeps current on all regulatory issues and provides feedback to staff.

4.     Leads auditing of physician services to verify accuracy of billing.

5.     Schedules annual audit for all physicians and participates in presenting results.

6.     Works with or assists other Medical Coders and trainers in Coding department.

7.     Schedules follow-up audits for physicians not meeting clinic established standards of accuracy

8.     Works with other coding department coders and auditors to verify accuracy of audits.

9.     Assists in assigned edits to keep department current, and to identify trends for further auditing

10.  Provides exemplary customer service to patients and staff.

11.  Participates in department quality improvement, clinic safety, infection control and hazardous materials programs and activities.

12.  Attends required meetings and participates in committees as requested.

13.  Adheres to HIPAA regulations.

14.  Exercises discretion and maintains high level of confidentiality.

15.  Adheres to all policies and procedures.

16.  Performs related work as required.


EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND LICENSURE:

·         Minimum requirement graduation from High School or equivalent (some post secondary work preferred).

·         Four or more year’s prior coding experience and a Certification or Credential as a Procedure Coder.  AAPC licensing preferred.

Applying

Interested in applying for this position? Follow the link to apply directly on the Sansum Career site! https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?d=ExternalCareerSite&c=1102541#/

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