Physician Coding Specialist - Professional Coding Services
Company: The Queens Health Systems
Posted on: May 13, 2022
ResponsibilitiesI. JOB SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIESPerforms review
of physician and other health care provider services by QMC and QEC
providers to ensure services are coded with appropriate CPT and
ICD-9 codes. Conducts education, training, and continuously
monitors QMC and QEC providers related to PATH guidelines, coding
and documentation of professional services rendered, in accordance
with government, insurer, and other regulatory agency standards.
Effective October 2014, ICD-10 codes shall be required.II. TYPICAL
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:Essential: sitting, stooping/bending, finger
dexterity, seeing, hearing, speaking, lifting, and carrying usual
weight of 5 pounds, repetitive arm/hand motions, static gripping of
an object for prolonged periods, frequent gripping of an object.
Occasional: standing, walking, kneeling, climbing stairs,
squatting, twisting body, lifting weight up to 10 pounds,
pushing/pulling usual weight of 2 pounds up to 5 pounds, reaching
above, at and below shoulder level. Operates computer, calculator,
and telephone.III. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:Not substantially
subjected to adverse environmental conditions. IV. MINIMUM
QUALIFICATIONS:A. Education/Certification and Licensure:1.
Certification as an Outpatient Physician Coder (CPC) or Certified
Coding Specialist -Physician based (CCS-P).2. Knowledge of CPT-4
and ICD-9 coding. Effective October 2014, knowledge of ICD-10 shall
be required.3. Knowledge of medical terminology and abbreviates.B.
Experience:1. Broad based knowledge of services provided to
patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings.2. Two (2) years
experience in physician coding preferred.3. Knowledge of
computerized billing system preferred.4. Knowledge of billing
regulations, PATH guidelines, insurance coverage limitations and
managed care protocols preferred.5. Experience providing one-on-one
feedback to physicians and other health care providers
preferred.Equal Employment OpportunityEqual Opportunity Employer /
Disability / Vet
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