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Medical Coding Specialist / Interventional Radiology Job in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Job Title: Medical Coding Specialist / Interventional Radiology

Employer:Integrated Medical Partners
Type:Full-Time
Specialties:•IR experience with neuro (head/neck) and also angioplasties and stents
Required Certifications:or CCS-P,RCC,CPC,CIRCC,RCCB
Required Experience:3 to 4 years
Preferred Experience:5 to 7 years
Location:Milwaukee, WI
Date Posted:9/27/2018

Position Summary:

 

The Medical Coding Specialist will work collaboratively with the coding team on daily coding responsibilities, including but not limited to high level interventional radiology procedures.

 

 

 

What Makes this a Great Opportunity:

 

·         IMP is a growing company, evolving with and adapting to the changing landscape of healthcare

·         Professional environment where you have an opportunity to impact the growth of the business

·         Great job stability as IMP’s workload keeps increasing due to exponential growth of its client base

 

 

 

Essential Responsibilities:

 

·         Identify and report correct code selection from physician documentation to include but not limited to chart notes, abstracting from medical records documentation, medical diagnostic and/or interventional reports, ensuring compliant coding selections are reported, as defined by regulatory agencies, various third-party payers, and IMP coding guidelines

·         Reviews NLP engine coding to determine accuracy of and applies the correct coding conventions to patient encounters and interventional and diagnostic radiology services

·         Identifies provider specific educational needs relative to professional coding and documentation

·         Works coding related denials, follow up, and coding related projects as assigned

·         Research new codes and carrier policies as assigned

·         Act as a resource for non-coding manager and staff for queries related to coding conventions, compliance questions, and client coding questions

·         Assists in the delivery of appropriate specialty specific coding education for providers within their respective departments and assigned clients

·         Attends and participates in all coding related educational activities, as directed by the VP of Coding and Compliance and disseminates applicable information to non-coding managers and staff as it relates to assigned clients

                      

 

 

 

Travel Responsibilities:

 

·         Medical Coding Specialists will work from the Milwaukee, WY office and be based in Milwaukee; they will be required to travel to the Peoria, IL, office for onboarding and any travel that relates to educational seminar requirements (generally a couple days once every other year).  A valid driver’s license may be required.

 

 

 

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

·         5-7 years coding experience

·         Minimum 3-5 years of interventional radiology coding experience

·         Advanced knowledge of ICD-9 CM and CPT 4 coding convention

·         Working knowledge of ICD-10 CM

·         Proficient in MIPS - Radiology Measures

·         Familiar with coding software (e.g. Optum 360, 3M, Flashcode)

 

 

Desired Experience and Traits:

·         IR experience with neuro (head/neck) and also angioplasties and stents

·         Strong written and verbal communication skills

·         Positive, up-beat attitude and personality

·         Ability to work in a virtual setting with minimum supervision

 

 

Educational Requirements:

 

  • College experience or degree preferred

·         Medical coding certification, such as RCC, RCCB, CIRCC, CPC, or CCS-P

 

Applying

katherine.kuhn@primevector.com

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