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Physician Coding Specialist - Plastics

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Work Schedule/Days: Day / Monday - Friday Employment Type: Full time Location: Office Park (1644) Requisition #: 31560 JOB DESCRIPTION Provides accurate and timely assignment of appropriate diagnostic and procedural codes on the medical records for the purpose of collecting and indexing quality health details for routine patient types (outpatient diagnostic, outpatient physician practice/clinic, and/or emergency room encounters). EDUCATION High-school diploma or equivalent CERTIFICATION SUMMARY Registered Health Details Technologist (RHIT), Certified Coding Associate (CCA), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Certified Coding Specialist- Physician-based (CCS-P), Certified Professional Coder (CPC), and/or Certified Professional Coder-Hospital Outpatient (CPC-H) or Certified Outpatient Coding (COC) BACKGROUND* one year of background in hospital and/or physician practice outpatient coding PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS* Associate's degree in Health Info Management or related position KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES* Demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, and computers Proven detail orientation and good problem-solving related to coding JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* Reviews the medical record, super bill, and/or charge sheet to identify the diagnoses and procedures and assigns ICD-10-CM codes to routine patient types. Identifies and assigns CPT-4 codes to all outpatient procedures. Abstracts diagnostic and procedural codes and other pertinent data into the network system as defined in policy and procedures. Reviews/monitors assigned work queues, physician notes reports, and missing documentation encounters and codes and abstracts any accounts that were missed. Provides details on specific problem accounts to the Coding Supervisor. Partners with the Coding Supervisor, Physician, and Practice Manager to identify and resolve documentation opportunities. SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system. Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS* Expertise to lift up to 15 pounds independently not to exceed 50 pounds without assistance Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Hearing/Speaking - Outstanding communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required. Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Sitting - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time) Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) WORK CONDITIONS* No potential for exposure to blood and body fluids About Us: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 yrs. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. With three hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that supports our mission, vision and values. We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country. Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Have questions about the recruitment process? Check out What to Expect . Address: 1644 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329 Function: Revenue Cycle - Coding
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