HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Specialty Coder- Dallas,TX in Dallas, Texas
The HCA Physician Services Group (PSG) is the physician and practice management solution for the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). PSG operates more than 750 practices and partners with HCA’s 165 hospitals to structure employed provider programs, professional service agreements, and joint ventures that offer the communities we serve high quality, cost effective care. We manage a collection of highly motivated and innovative leaders who are committed to excellence in every aspect of their career.
We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities. Join our team and share your skills and talents with the nation's largest private provider of healthcare services.
This position will sit at the office located right behind Medical City. The address is 12222 Merit Drive, Dallas, TX 75251.
POSITION OVERVIEW The Coder Specialized is a key member of the Physician Practice and provides surgical billing and coding expertise to the physician and practice management.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: •Reviews and codes complex operative procedures for surgical practices. •Coordinates and reconciles multiple surgical schedules to ensure complete charge capture. •Charge entry of multiple surgical cases into billing system in a timely manner. •Work in conjunction with A/R team on follow up and resolution of coding related denials and rejections. •Responsible for maintaining current knowledge of coding guidelines and relevant federal regulations through the use of current CPT-4, HCPCS II, and ICD-9/ICDD-10 materials, Federal Register, and other pertinent materials.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES: This position requires the following minimal requirements: •Knowledge of surgical coding and reimbursement practices/strategies. •Knowledge of eCW billing system and/or other related billing system. •Familiarity with third party fee profiles and reimbursement requirements. •Knowledge of medical terminology. •Knowledge of medical coding and CPT-4, HCPCS II and ICD-9-CM. •Skill in organization. •Strong knowledge and understanding of surgical practice coding and regulatory compliance. •Must be computer literate, including Excel and Microsoft Word skills. •Must be detail-oriented and able to meet targeted deadlines.
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE: Must be one of the following: •Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) through governing body AHIMA •Certified Coding Specialist - Physician (CCS-P) through governing body AHIMA •Registered Health Information Technician - RHIT through governing body AHIMA •Registered Health Information Administrator - RHIA through governing body AHIMA •Certified Professional Coder - (CPC®) through governing body AAPC •Certified Professional Coder - Hospital (CPC-H®) through governing body AAPC
EXPERIENCE •Minimum of three years of experience in surgical coding and/or reimbursement activities is required. •A clinical background and previous chart abstraction experience is preferred. •Experience with 3M encoding product or Encoder Pro preferred.
Title: Specialty Coder- Dallas,TX
Location: Texas-Dallas-NTX Division Revenue Cycle
Requisition ID: 20996-51852