Clinic Coder

2002131

Avera Heart Hospital North Central Heart, Sioux Falls, SD

NCH-Admin

Full Time

Day Shift

Monday - Friday day shift hours

Job Summary:

·         Responsible for daily coding with primary emphasis on E & M, testing and minor procedures.  

·         Adheres to coding regulations and coding guidelines as directed nationally and by payors. 

·         Must have knowledge of diagnostic and procedural terminology, CPT, ICD10 and HCPCs. 

·         Work with physicians when needed for assignment of charges as well as education and training.

·         Knowledge of E/M Auditing.

·         Coder will work closely with the billing department to appeal denials as well as overall reimbursement improvement.   

 Education and Experience:

·          Coding certification preferred.

·          High school diploma or equivalent required.  

·          Formal coding education and/or 1+ years of applicable work experience required.

·          Qualified candidates will possess excellent problem-solving, critical thinking and customer service skills.