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Medical Necessity Coder Job in Miami, Florida

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Job Title: Medical Necessity Coder

Employer:Miami Cancer Institute / Baptist Health South Florida
Specialties:oncology, cancer
Preferred Certifications:CPC preferred
Required Experience:1 to 2 years
Location:8900 N. Kendall Dr. Miami 33176, FL, US
Date Posted:5/9/2019

Full-Time, 9am-5:30pm

Miami Cancer Institute brings together world-class cancer experts and an unmatched dedication to multidisciplinary patient care, cutting-edge technology and innovative cancer treatments. The Institute is one of the few cancer treatment centers in the world to provide every available radiation therapy technology in one location. We also are the only facility in South Florida – and one of the few in the nation – to offer proton therapy.
Miami Cancer Institute is a part of Baptist Health South Florida, the region’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organization with more than 19,500 employees working across ten hospital campuses, more than 40 physician practices and 50 outpatient and urgent care facilities throughout Monroe, Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.

You will screen all services for Medicare and Medicaid patients to comply with the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines in order to determine coverage, eligibility and ensure beneficiary notification when service(s) may not be covered. Additionally, you will work and serve as a reference to internal and external customers.


·      Completion of an accredited Certified Coding Specialist program or Associate Degree in Health Information Management Science with two years outpatient coding experience. 

·      CPC preferred

·      Thorough working knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, ICD-10-CM coding systems, and CPT-4. 

·      Competency in computer applications, medical necessity verification systems, and Prospective payment system (DRG’s).

·      Ability to communicate effectively with external customers.

·      Bilingual highly preferred.


Baptist Health South Florida is once again one of the 2019 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For! This is the 19th time Baptist Health has been named to the prestigious list and is the only healthcare provider in the state to be ranked. We have also been recognized for being among the best healthcare providers in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in its 2018-2019 Best Hospitals report.
Bring your talents to Miami Cancer Institute and be part of the extraordinary future we’re building here.

Apply online to
Job # 83207

Baptist Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
This position is not open to any third part recruiters, consultants and/or vendors at this time.

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