Coding and Billing Specialist, Senior - Remote
Job ID: R0041573 | Medical Coding | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The incumbent is responsible for timely, accurate, and comprehensive abstraction of physician services from the medical chart/record, utilizing appropriate CPT-4 procedure and ICD-10 diagnosis codes.
  • Reviews medical record documentation to identify all services provided by physicians.
  • Assigns appropriate CPT-4 procedure code(s) to accurately report the physician services provided to patients.
  • Assigns appropriate ICD-10 diagnosis code(s) to accurately support the need for each physician service.
  • Assists with the submission of billing data to the University of Virginia Physicians Group.
  • Obtains and submits copies of medical documentation with physician charges to support billing to third-party payors.
  • Identifies physician services provided, but not adequately documented in the medical record. Advises supervisor and clinicians of deficiencies to support charge capture of all billing services.
  • Analyzes and resolves physician claim rejects and denials from the billing system or insurance carriers related to coding issues.
  • Assists with physician billing and documentation training in daily interactions with physicians and other routine training sessions.
  • Compiles monthly reports as requested.
  • Identifies trends/problems in medical documentation and department request issues and recommends possible solutions.
  • Other duties as requested by supervisor.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: High school diploma or GED.
  • Experience: Coding certificate and 3 years of coding experience, or 7 years professional coding experience.
  • Licensure: CPCs must be certified by AAPC or CCS-P through AHIMA to qualify for all functional areas.
  • Skills: Familiarity with personal computer operations. Basic word processing and spreadsheet software required. Must have experience creating spreadsheets, reports, and trends data.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings and programs.



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