"MEDICAL CODING EXPERT. First in class consulting firm is in search of a certified hospital coding expert to work within its downtown DC offices. Using your knowledge and experience, you will assist medical device, biologics and pharmaceutical companies in understanding coding pathways, assist in the preparation of new coding applications and revisions and support call center activities. Keen knowledge of UB04 data points, DRG and APC payment mechanisms and understanding of Medicare billing guidelines required. Must have at least 5+ years of hospital coding and reimbursement experience. Orthopedic coding and certification preferred. Hours are firm at 830-5. For immediate consideration, please send resume and current salary to mmorningstar@mcra.com"