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As a Senior Cardiology & Interventional??Radiology Coder, Physician Practice | Medical Coder, you support charge capture for Banner Health. In most of our Coding roles, there is a Coding Assessment given after each successful interview. Banner Health provides your equipment when hired.
This is a fully remote position and available if you live in the following states only: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, IA, ID, IN, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, ND, NE, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI & WY.
The hours are flexible as we have remote Coders across the Nation. Generally, any 8-hour period between 7am ??? 7pm can work, with production being the greatest emphasis. ??Apply today.
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Within Banner Health Corporate, you will have the opportunity to apply your unique experience and expertise in support of a nationally-recognized healthcare leader. We offer stimulating and rewarding careers in a wide array of disciplines. Whether your background is in Human Resources, Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Managed Care Programs or Public Relations, you'll find many options for contributing to our award-winning patient care.
This position evaluates medical records and assigns appropriate clinical procedure/anesthesia charges and supply charges in accordance with nationally recognized coding guidelines for??technical Cardiology and Interventional Radiology services.
1. Analyzes medical information from medical records. Accurately charge procedural and supply information in accordance with national coding guidelines and appropriate reimbursement requirements. Consults with medical providers to clarify missing or inadequate record information and to determine appropriate diagnostic and procedure codes. Provides thorough, timely and accurate assignments of charges ??? using Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes, Ambulatory Payment Classification (APC), and reconciliation of charges.
2. Seeks out missing information and creates complete records, including items such as assigning procedure codes/charges, anesthesia codes/charges, supply codes/charges, and date of surgery. Refers inconsistent patient treatment information/documentation to supervisor or individual department for clarification/additional information for accurate code assignment.
3. Provides quality assurance for medical records. For all assigned records and/or areas assures compliance with coding rules and regulations according to regulatory agencies for state Medicaid plans, Center for Medicare Services (CMS), Office of the Inspector General (OIG) and the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), as well as company and applicable professional standards.
4. Work all assigned billing edits related to cardiac cath and interventional radiology technical claims within nThrive claims and Charge Capture Audit (CCA).
5. ??As assigned, compiles daily and monthly reports; tabulates data from medical records for research or analysis purposes.
6. Works independently under regular supervision. Uses specialized knowledge for accurate assignment of CPT/HCPCS codes according to national guidelines. May seek guidance for correct interpretation of coding guidelines and LCDs (Local Coverage Determinations).
Associate's degree or technical degree or equivalent working knowledge.??
Must demonstrate a level of knowledge and understanding of ICD and CPT coding principles as recommended by the American Health Information Management Association coding competencies, and as normally demonstrated by certification by the American Academy of Professional Coders.Significant experience, typically gained through four plus years relevant work experience providing coding services within a broad range of health care facilities. Must be able to achieve an acceptable accuracy rate on the coding test administered by the hiring facility according to pre-established company standards.
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) or Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or Certified Interventional Radiology Cardiovascular Coder (CIRCC) in an active status is required.
Must be able to work effectively with common office software and coding software and abstracting systems.
Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), or Certified Coding Specialist-Physician (CCS-P) with American Health Information Management Association or American Academy of Professional Coders is preferred. Will consider experience in lieu of certification/degree.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
What might draw you to Banner Health? A great health care career, of course—and a great place to live, no matter what stage of life you’re in. With facilities across the West, there is a health care career for everyone, from big city living in the Phoenix area to friendly small towns in the mountains and plains. As one of the largest nonprofit health systems in the country, Banner Health offers both the stability that comes with success and the possibility of exploring new areas of the country. If you’re looking to be a key contributor to a forward-looking organization, you’ll experience a wide variety of professional advantages:
Our expansive system offers you an unmatched variety of clinical settings – from large urban trauma center to small rural hospital, ambulatory to home health.
Our commitment to healthcare innovation means you always have the latest technologies at your fingertips to help you provide the finest care possible.
The size, success and growth of our system provide you with the stability and options to pursue your desired career path.
Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits offer you options to complement your unique needs.
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