Medical Coder

Triarq Health is seeking an on site Coder to review, analyze and assign final E/M levels, office procedures, surgeries and diagnosis reflected in the provider chart notes according to CMS guidelines.  Inform Manager and/or physicians of any documentation trends for further education. 

Troy, MI

TRIARQ Health

<p>TRIARQ Health is a national physician practice management &amp; value-based solutions company, who is leading the transition in healthcare with our One Team Care approach: one complete solution, one expert partner, and one simple fee.</p> http://www.triarqhealth.com/

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2+ years experience

$50-$55k/yr

Overview: The Coder works independently on a daily basis responsible for the abstracting and coding of medical records and assigning codes with a high degree of accuracy. <br />
Responsibilities: 1. Demonstrates support for Triarq Health by being knowledgeable of compliance responsibilities; adhering to federal and state laws, rules, regulations, and corporate policies and procedures policies that affect his/her specific job functions/responsibilities; and reporting compliance issues/concerns in a timely and appropriate manner. <br /> 2. Reviews medical records to codes patient charges <br /> 3. Reviews physician documentation and performs audits to determine accuracy <br /> 4. Updates late charges and processes in a timely manner <br /> 5. Reviews tasks and corrects codes as needed <br /> 6. Provide training to physicians and staff to improve coding outcomes. <br /> 7. Additional responsibilities as needed.
Requirements: Education: High school diploma/GED required with completion coding program. <br /> <br /> Certification: Certified Professional Coding Certificate required from AAPC. <br /> <br /> Experience: Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience working in multi-specialty coding <br /> <p>Knowledge:<br />1. General surgery knowledge<br />2. Knowledge of ICD&ndash;9 and ICD&ndash;10 coding guidelines <br />3. Knowledge of medical terminology<br />4. Knowledge of CPT and HCPCS guidelines<br />5. Knowledge of billing applications <br />6. Knowledge of the policies and procedures of the organization to complete coding tasks within compliance of the federal, state and organization regulations.&nbsp;</p> <br /> Skills: <br /> 1. Skill in multi-tasking. <br /> 2. Skill in customer service. <br /> 3. Skill in computer hardware and software use. <br /> 4. Skill in verbal and written communication. <br /> 5. Skill in exercising a high degree of initiative, judgment, discretion, and decision-making to achieve organizational objectives. <br /> 6. Skill in analyzing situations accurately and taking effective<br /><br />