Job Objective: Works under the supervision of the Supervisor, Manager or Director of Patient Financial Services - Clinics. Assists with the training and continuing education programs for providers and PFS staff. Codes Medical Records utilizing ICD-9-CM or ICD-10-CM, as appropriate, and CPT-4 coding conventions. Reviews the medical records to ensure specificity of diagnosis, procedures and appropriate/optimal reimbursement for facility and/or professional charges. Abstracts information from medical records following established methods and procedures.
Education: Courses in Medical Terminology, Anatomy, Physiology (preferred).
Licensure/Certification: CPC, CCS, or CCS-P
Experience: Minimum one year coding experience. Minimum one year prior hospital with physician billing experience. Experience billing professional services (preferred).