Certified Coding Specialist - Full-Time Days in Hickory, NC at Frye Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 5/24/2018

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Job Description

Frye Regional Medical Center

As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System's unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health's financial resources and extensive operational experience - making our hospital even stronger. 

Duke LifePoint Healthcare's pledge to our hospital and the communities we serve is quality, expertise and commitment.

•         Quality is the cornerstone of Duke LifePoint, and it is the central focus of everything the organization and our hospital strive to achieve. 

•         Duke LifePoint pledges to bring a wealth of expertise and resources to strengthen the already excellent care our hospital delivers. 

•         And, Duke LifePoint's commitment is to work collaboratively with our hospital to make our community healthier by strengthening local healthcare delivery for the future.  

For more information about Duke LifePoint, visit www.dukelifepointhealthcare.com

Job Description:

1.     Interpret progress notes, operativereports, discharge summaries, and charge documents to determine servicesprovided and accurately assign CPT and ICD-10 coding to these services.

2.     Review patient logs and other reports ofclinical activity to ensure billing is captured for all patients.

3.     Monitor and follow up to ensure allservices that can be billed are captured and coded for billing.

4.     Utilize end-of-day systems to complywith Revenue Cycle Guidelines.

5.     Review all physician documentation toensure compliance with third party and regulatory guidelines.

6.     Work in conjunction with the AccountReceivable staff to answer all inquiries regarding coding and billing.

7.     Perform duties and job functions inaccordance with the Revenue Cycle Guidelines.

8.     Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

High school diploma or GED is required.  AAPC Certification, preferred.

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