|Employer:||University of Colorado Medicine
|Specialties:||Radiology, Pathology, Neurology, Psychiatry
|Required Experience:||5 to 7 years
CU Medicine (formerly University
Physicians, Inc.) is dedicated to providing healthcare and administrative
support to the University Of Colorado School Of Medicine’s nearly 3,000
One of the many reasons CU Medicine is a great place to
work....we offer our employees coding education with FREE CEUs towards CPC
We are seeking a highly motivated leader
to join our team as a Coding Services Manager.
The Coding Services Manager will
provide managerial and administrative oversight of billing and coding within
the CU Medicine Coding Services Department.
- Manage coding of professional faculty services for multiple
specialties at varying hospitals and locations.
- Provide direction and leadership to assigned coding staff and
monitor/manage performance metrics (i.e. productivity standards, DOS/DOP,
edit/rejection resolutions, quality coding/auditing).
- Communicate effectively with a variety of revenue cycle departments,
physicians and administration regarding billing, coding and DOS/DOP issues
- Serve as a resource to faculty, hospital units and main CU Medicine
departments to proactively resolve issues in regards to the business
aspects of medical billing and collections.
- Meet as needed with department administrators/business managers and
clinical directors to maintain open communication and to proactively
identify solutions to problems or changes in the faculty's clinical
- Participate in the evaluation and design of CU Medicine operational
systems to maximize personnel resources and streamline/improve the process
of submitting and capturing coding and billing information to CU Medicine.
- Develop and maintain written department procedures, provide
recommendations on Fee Schedules and manage the creation and updating of charge
- Provide resources for ongoing education and training for faculty,
fee coordinators and clinical department staff to ensure up to date
knowledge of CU Medicine systems, insurance and billing regulations,
faculty practice and coding.
- Review and create ad-hoc reporting of monthly billing and
collection data to identify clinical areas needing improvement and
communicate findings to appropriate parties.
- Assist with special projects and other duties as needed.
The Coding Services Manager will support the following
Radiology, Pathology, Physical Medicine
& Rehab, Neurology, Psychiatry, Primary Care
Requires a minimum of 5 years
managerial experience and a degree in healthcare or related field. Equivalent work experience with RHIA/RHIT,
CPC or CCS-P certification may be accepted in lieu of a degree (CCS-P or CPC
certification must be obtained within 6 months of hire). Prior experience in a multi-specialty
practice is required, academic health care experience is preferred. Must have in-depth knowledge of physician
professional services coding and billing practices. Requires demonstrated experience working
closely with physicians and varying levels of management. Must have superior verbal and written
communication skills. The ability to
manage multiple tasks and prioritize work effectively is essential.
TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION,
please visit our website at www.CUMedicine.us.
Reference job #349. All applications MUST be submitted via our
CU Medicine is dedicated to ensuring a
safe and secure environment for our staff and visitors. To assist in achieving
that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees
prior to their employment. Additionally, drug and health screenings may be required
for some positions. We are an equal opportunity employer.
CU Medicine supports a Tobacco Free
Workplace Environment which prohibits smoking and the use of tobacco products
on CU Medicine property, Anschutz Medical Campus and adjacent business