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Quality Assurance Specialist, CPC Job in Fort Myers, Florida

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Job Title: Quality Assurance Specialist, CPC

Employer:Eye Centers of FL
Type:Hourly Full-Time
Skills:Coding,auditing,compliance,billing
Specialties:Ophthalmology
Required Certifications:CPC
Required Experience:1 to 2 years
Preferred Experience:3 to 4 years
Location:Fort Myers, FL
Date Posted:8/3/2018
Position Summary: Responsible for analyzing medical records to allow for accurate coding of diagnoses, visits, and procedures using ICD-10 and CPT-4 classification systems; provide continual feed-back to physicians and staff regarding medical record documentation and how it relates to the level of service provided and charged for; provide ongoing ophthalmology coding education to physicians and staff; participate in continuing education courses and seminars to maintain coding knowledge in the specialty area of Ophthalmology. Minimum Qualifications: Certified Professional Coder (CPC) with a minimum of 3 years of ophthalmic coding experience preferred. Excellent written/oral communication and interpersonal skills plus working knowledge of medical terminology and medical coding/billing required. Candidate must be honest and reliable and maintains strict confidentiality. Job Requirements: • 3 years of medical coding/billing experience, preferably in ophthalmology • Comprehensive knowledge of CPT, ICD-10 and the use of modifiers • Attention to detail and ability to organize and complete work in a timely manner. • Reviewing documentation and validating coding based on CMS and Correct Coding guidelines and/or as defined by the client contract • Assist with Surgical charge posting • Ability to understand medical/surgical terminology. • Performs random chart audits to ensure appropriate coding and compliance • Collaborates with physicians, clinical staff and any other applicable staff with the correct use of codes, modifiers, and compliance • Team player that is willing to learn from and support other Billing and Clinical staff. • Attends all ECOF and professional coding meetings, as required Skills and Abilities: • Self-direction and a demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and details simultaneously • Strong organizational skills and a demonstrated ability to work well under pressure • Effective oral communication skills; demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with internal and external customers; requires tact, diplomacy, and empathy • Effective written communication skills; demonstrated ability to write in a clear, courteous, and a professional manner • Proficiency with MS Office, including Outlook, Word and Excel Company Conformance Statement In the performance of his/her respective tasks and duties, employee is expected to: • Perform quality work with or without direct supervision, under high stress, and within deadlines • Interact professionally with other employees, patients, vendors, and the public • Communicate and coordinate work efforts with other employees and organizations; work effectively as a team contributor on all assignments • Requests help appropriately and asks pertinent questions when unsure of task requirements • Strictly adhere to the time and attendance policy • Perform other related duties as required

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