Employer: Kadlec Clinic
Kadlec Clinic has an exciting opportunity for a Certified Coder 1 to join our growing KC Coding team located in Richland, Washington!
Shift Details : Full Time, 1.0. 8 hour variable shifts.
GED or High School Diploma from an accredited educational institution required.
Current CPC, CPC-A, CCA, CCS, CCS-P, RHIT, and/or RHIA through AAPC or AHIMA required. If no Certification, applicant may apply, but will be required to obtain within 90 days from date of hire into the position.
Two years related experience and/or training preferred.
Two years related medical practice revenue cycle experience preferred
Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Certified Coder 1 you analyze, code, and compile medical records to document patient condition and treatment. You also will assist with Provider documentation and feedback.
Reviews and analyzes content of current medical record of patients to identify diagnoses and procedures performed according to Department and Coding Guidelines.
Assigns appropriate codes to outpatient and inpatient visits using the International Classification of Disease System (ICD-9-CM) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT-4) per payer guidelines.
Requests clarification from the physician or provider for unclear diagnoses and procedures, utilizing appropriate process.
Provides training in coding and compliance issues as needed
Provides Clinic Manager, Coding with regulatory or coding updates with respect to diagnostic, procedural and supply code changes and applies regulatory and/or coding updates accordingly.
Location: Richland, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ