Outpatient Ancillary-Physician Coder at MemorialCare Health

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MemorialCare Health

OP Ancillary/Physician Coder-Remote  (MEM003698)

Description

Purpose Statement / Position Summary

Under the direction of the Manager, Coding Compliance, the OP Ancillary/Physician Coder will play a key role in reviewing and analyzing billing and coding for processing. This role will be responsible for reviewing and accurately coding office, hospital, and surgical procedures for reimbursement. The OP Ancillary/Physician Coder will also be committed to ensuring accurate and compliant medical coding for both inpatient and outpatient services, diagnostic tests, and other medical services rendered to each patient.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the Job

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • Proficient in Epic software
  • Analytical skills
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Understanding of the health care revenue cycle
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate information accurately and clearly
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • The ability to manage interpersonal relationships and effectively communicate with clinical partners and fellow business center teams
  • Detail oriented
  • Strong work ethic, honest, and dependable
  • Collaborative team player with the ability to adapt to the ever-changing healthcare environment
  • Professional demeanor and appearance at all times
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Maintain a safe and orderly work area
  • Interact in a positive and constructive manner
  • Personal time management skills the ability to organize, prioritize, and multitask
  • Ability to be at work and be on time
  • Follow company and department policies, procedures, and directives

Qualifications

Experience

  • Minimum 3-years’ experience working in a hospital or physician’s office as a medical coder and interacting with physicians;
  • Expert knowledge of ICD10, CPT and HCPCS
  • Strong knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology
  • Epic software experience highly desired
  • Proficient Microsoft skills

Education

  • High School diploma or GED required
  • CPC, CCS or equivalent certification required

Primary Location: United States-California-Fountain Valley

Job: Health Infor Management, Transcription

Organization: MemorialCare Medical Foundation

Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Regular

Work Schedule: 8/40 work shift hours

Shift: Day Job

Department Name: Document Improvement

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