|Employer:||Orthopaedic Specialty Group, PC
|Skills:||Experienced Orthopaedic Surgery Coder. Familiar with CPT surgical guidelines,NCCI edits,and carrier guidelines.
|Required Experience:||1 to 2 years
|Preferred Experience:||3 to 4 years
Responsibilities include surgical coding for a large Orthopaedic
practice. Maintains and expands knowledge of coding and sequencing
guidelines to ensure that all healthcare information is accurately assigned the
appropriate CPT and ICD-10CM codes, according to coding and reimbursement
- Manages Orthopaedic surgical coding, ensuring that
all phases of the medical billing process are completed in a timely manner
according to Company standards.
- Stays current on all orthopaedic coding guidelines
and maintains professional licensure and credentials as necessary.
- Handles confidential information regarding patient
records with knowledge of release of information policies.
- Provides Coding education to providers on NCCI edits,
and surgical coding guidelines.
- Contacts physicians as needed to clarify
documentation to ensure coding and billing accuracy.
Surgical Coordinators on coding practices and conventions in order to
provide detailed coding information.
in the development of coding policies and procedures as identified.
with Director, Revenue Cycle Management and OSG Compliance Committee by
participating in quarterly meetings. Update Compliance policies &
procedures as needed.
assist, and mentor the work of designated coding employees to ensure
quality and quantity of work performed through regular audits.
Professional Coder (CPC), or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS).
Orthopaedic coding experience a plus.
- Computer skills:
Microsoft Outlook; General Use of Internet Explorer; Electronic
of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, and surgical techniques a
Centricity experience a plus
skills are essential as this position interacts on a daily basis with all
practice providers, and other essential staff members regarding coding
OSG offers a pleasant professional work
environment, competitive wages, and comprehensive benefits, including generous
paid time off.
Specialty Group, P.C., is an Equal Opportunity Employer.