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Physician Coder II - Orlando Health Patient Accounting - Day Shift

 

Physician Coder II - Orlando Health Patient Accounting - Day Shift - Orlando Health Heart Institute

Position Summary

Accurately and efficiently accesses all information systems to secureand assemble all necessary physician records in order to accurately codeprofessional physician and/or physician extender services.

Education/Training

High school diploma or equivalent.

Completion of coding certificate programrequired

Computer/typing literacy, knowledge ofAnatomy, Physiology and Medical terminology required.

Thorough knowledge of CPT, ICD coding asevidenced by results of coding skills test of 75% or better.

Licensure/Certification

One of the following national certifications:

Certified Professional Coder (CPC)through the American Academy of Professional Coders renewed every year

Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) throughthe American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) renewed

every year.

Certified Coding Specialist-Physician(CCS-P) through the American Health Information Management Association

(AHIMA) renewed every year.

Certified Coding Associate (CCA) through the American HealthInformation Management Association (AHIMA) renewed every year.

Experience

One year certified coding or billing experience in professional orphysician practice coding.

Essential Functions

Reviews medical records and codesphysician services utilizing official classification systems.

Verifies billable physician services byreviewing physician documentation for adherence to the Physician at TeachingHospital

rules set forth by the federal government.

Submits to their Senior Coder any issuesor trends found within the documentation of a particular healthcare providerfor

evaluation and follow up.

Collaborates with members of thespecialty team to consistently monitor financial goals within their specialtyin order to satisfy

corporate goals.

Interfaces with the Central BusinessOffice to ensure appropriate and complete follow up of patient accounts inorder to maximize

reimbursement.

Communicates effectively with physicians,physician extenders, physician offices, members of the coding team and manager.

Utilizes resource material available indepartment to support accurate coding practices.

Maintains patient confidentiality.

Demonstrates good communication skillsboth verbal and written.

Provides data for production reports

Maintains 90% accuracy rate.

Attends departmental and other meetingsas scheduled.

Maintains reasonably regular, punctualattendance consistent with Orlando Health policies, the ADA, FMLA and otherfederal, state

and local standards.

Maintains compliance with all OrlandoHealth policies and procedures.

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