|Employer:||Bone and Joint Specialists
|Required Experience:||1 to 2 years
|Preferred Experience:||3 to 4 years
|Location:||9001 Broadway Merrillville 46410, IN, US
Fast-pasted, orthopedic practice is seeking a motivated, detail-oriented and organized certified medical coder to join our growing team. In this position, you will play a key role in reviewing and analyzing all medical billing and coding and responsible for analyzing, reviewing and entering our orthopedic surgeons surgeries.
Education and Experience:
•3 plus years of experience in physician billing & coding required.
•Working knowledge of ICD and CPT coding classification systems, knowledgeable of CMS guidelines, reimbursement, compliance, and must demonstrate knowledge of all insurances as it applies to coding concepts, NCCI edits, the application of modifiers and documentation requirements required.
•Updating the charge description master as necessary.
•Must have one of the following: Registered Health Information Technician [RHIT], Certified Coding Specialist-Physician-based [CCS-P], Certified Professional Coder [CPC], Certified Outpatient Coder (COC) or Certified Coding Specialist [CCS]) required.
•Thorough working knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, as demonstrated by certification through a nationally accredited body (e.g., AAPC or AHIMA) required.
•Prior experience with electronic billing and electronic health record systems.
•Prior experience working in orthopedics strongly preferred.
•Ability to work independently but communicate effectively with a team and group of physicians.
•Strong computer skills; knowledge of Microsoft Office a must.
•Must demonstrate strong attention to detail.
•Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
•*The company reserves the right to add or change duties at any time”
License: Must show proof of active RHIT, CPC, CCS-P, CCS from an accredited HIM school