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Work Schedule/Shift

8AM - 5PM

Req. No

1027

Job Title

Specialty Coder - Remote

Market

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic

Category

Revenue Cycle

Facility

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Woodgate IV Bldg

Address

1101 East SE Loop 323
Tyler, TX  75701
US

Type

FULL TIME

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Summary:

*CHRISTUS Health System offers the Specialty Coder position as a remote opportunity. Candidate must reside in the states of Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma or Georgia to further be considered for this position.*

Responsible for maintaining current and high quality ICD-10-CM and CPT coding of all outpatient diagnoses and operative procedures. Included in Outpatient coding are all Laboratory, recurring Nursing Home, Clinic, and Physical Therapy. Verifies charges are correct on all Outpatient Accounts. It also codes some Inpatient Rehab accounts. Accurately assigns appropriate modifiers to CPT codes. Communicates with physicians regarding coding and sequencing questions in individual cases.

  • Accurately codes all diagnoses and procedures on all outpatient visits.

Requirements:

  • Minimum requirements: Completion of an AAPC or AHIMA approved Coding Certificate Program; High school diploma or GED
  • Expert knowledge of CPT, ICD-10, HCPCS, and medical terminology
  • Expert knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, and Commercial payers coding/billing guidelines and compliance regulations, including medical policy restrictions (LCDs and NCDs)
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and research skills, with extreme attention to detail
  • Proficient using multiple software applications, including: Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to prioritize assignments to meet deadlines
  • Able to work independently in a remote setting, as well as part of a team
  • Minimum 3-5 years of multi-specialty professional billing, claim denial, appeals, and revenue cycle work
  • Minimum 1-2 years of physician practice coding in an acute care hospital and/or outpatient clinic setting
  • EPIC and Meditech experience preferred
  • Certified Professional Coder (CPC) – AAPC
  • Certified Professional Biller (CPB) – AAPC
  • Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) – AHIMA
  • Certified Coding Associate (CCA) - AHIMA
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