|Required Experience:||3 to 4 years
|Preferred Experience:||3 to 4 years
•Trains providers and/or coding staff on the usage of Epic for charge capture purposes.
•Works with the Education Supervisor on system updates and creates/coordinates ongoing training to providers and staff as required.
•Assists as needed with the creation of ICD-10, CPT/HCPCS coding rules and pick lists for providers in Epic.
•Responsible for initial and ongoing education of all care providers on key revenue cycle topics, including but not limited to ICD-10, CPT/HCPCS and E/M coding, documentation, billing policies and regulatory compliance.
•Ensures the accuracy of documentation is maintained through the analysis of coded data.
•Provides re-education and training of providers if accuracy of the documentation is not maintained.
•Analyzes and trends data to identify areas of opportunity related to documentation and coding.
•Educates providers regarding correct documentation per CMS guidelines to ensure the organization is billing appropriately.
•Conducts concurrent coding reviews for newly hired providers and coding staff. Provides timely feedback to management.
•Assists with the development of training and educational materials as needed to address documentation and coding deficiencies.
•Coordinates schedules and conducts new hire education and training.
•Interacts closely with the providers in education for documentation or coding purposes due to conflicting documentation, clarification of documentation through query process.
•Reviews Epic upgrades and creates revised departmental documentation when necessary.
•Reports system issues as they relate to coding functions and assists with resolving complexities in training workflow.
•Stays current on coding updates and communicates changes to providers and coders in a timely manner.
•Works closely with management to identify denials and develops education that will minimize future claim rejections as they pertain to medical necessity and coding errors.
•Understands and applies Medicare billing rules (i.e., LCD/NCD/CCI).
• Will work Monday - Friday 8am- 4:30pm.