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    Certified coder experienced in Pediatric Urology and General Surgery. Looking in Ft Worth, Texas Area


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    Default CPC-Coder (Fort Worth, TX)

    CPC-Coder for local company (Fort Worth, TX)

    Reply to: kellyh@cornerstonestaff.com
    Date: 2008-06-13, 4:50PM CDT

    Licensure & Certification Requirements
    The candidates must be certified through a nationally recognized organization.
    The certification must require they maintain annual CEU's.
    Experience Requirements
    At least one year coding experience required
    Anesthesia and / or surgery coding experience preferred
    Current CPC certification preferred

    Knowledge and Special Skills
    In-depth knowledge of CPT coding system
    In-depth knowledge of ICD-9-CM coding system
    Knowledge of health information documentation
    In-depth knowledge of medical terminology
    Basic use of computer, telephone, internet, copier, fax, and scanner

    Coding Batch Management
    Log batches in as received and out as returned in the Charge Journal
    Manage batches on a first-in, first-out basis
    Refer missing information back to Account Processors with request

    Coding the Patient Record
    Review the anesthesia record to identify ALL procedures and diagnoses
    Code procedures and diagnosis using only current year coding manuals
    Code all procedures with appropriate CPT codes.
    Code all diagnoses with appropriate ICD-9-CM codes
    Document all codes in the appropriate space on the anesthesia record

    Research and Resolve Questionable Coding Scenarios
    Recognize inadequate or incorrect documentation
    Use available resources to resolve documentation (MediTech, RP, etc.)
    Document source of additional information on the anesthesia record

    If you are interested in this position please contact kellyh@cornerstonestaff.com

    Location: Fort Worth, TX
    Compensation: $13-14/hr
    OK for recruiters to contact this job poster.
    Phone calls about this job are ok.
    Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

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