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REMOTE Coding Specialist - Surgery, Peds Cardi Job in Draper, Utah

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Job Title: REMOTE Coding Specialist - Surgery, Peds Cardi

Employer:Mednax Services, Inc.
Job Location:Remote
Specialties:Surgery, Pediatric Cardiology
Required Certifications:CPC or CCS-P
Preferred Certifications:CPC or CCS-P
Required Experience:1 to 2 years
Preferred Experience:3 to 4 years
Location: Draper 84020, UT, US
* Note: This listing is for a remote position
Date Posted:4/20/2021

Mednax Services, Inc. is a national medical group. Over the last 40 years, through our network of over 3,500 clinicians in 39 states and Puerto Rico, we have reshaped care delivery within women's and children's specialties and subspecialties. Our clinical teams care for the unique population of high-risk pregnancies and critically ill infants and children in both hospital and ambulatory clinical settings. Over the years, clinicians practicing as part of Pediatrix and Obstetrix Medical Groups have used evidence-based tools, continuous quality initiatives, clinical research, and telemedicine to enhance patient experience, outcomes and provide high-quality, cost-effective patient care. Our nationwide team of almost 8,000 employees, including physicians, advanced practitioners, clinical leaders, business and operational experts who work together every day to fulfill our mission to take great care of the patient®. We invite you to join the Mednax family and help shape the future of health care. 





Under the direct supervision of the Practice Manager, the Coding Specialist is responsible for coordinating and participating in the coding process of surgery, pediatric cardiology and Evaluation and Management services from a variety of complex records and coding edits to include diagnosis, treatment of illness and procedures performed while ensuring accuracy of work and adherence to established coding procedures of ICD-CM (International Classification of Diseases) and CPT-4 (Current Procedural Terminology). 


  • Review all pertinent medical records for diagnosis and procedures performed and documented while maintaining strict adherence to correct coding and MEDNAX Compliance program guidelines.
  • Timely and appropriate coding of Pediatric surgery and office services as required to meet production needs.
  • Communicate with physicians and other practice staff regarding coding and billing questions (in-person, phone, and e-mail)
  • Review documentation requirements and coding guidelines with physicians, advanced practice nurses and other staff as necessary.
  • Communicate to Coding management any Claims Manager updates as needed.
  • Review claim denials from Patient Accounts through the EEC process.
  • Research, review, and provide clarification of third party payer queries
  • Participate in audit, education and coding team meetings to discuss solutions to coding guidance
  • Meet or exceed required departmental productivity standards on a consistent basis.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality in accordance with HIPAA regulations and Company policy.
  • Present a positive, professional appearance and convey a professional demeanor in the performance of assigned duties.
  • Perform other job-related duties within the job scope as requested by Management of Coding.
  • Embody the principles of the corporate Mission Statement and Philosophy at all times.
  • Comply with departmental and company-wide policies and procedures.


MEDNAX IS AN Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. 


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