Medical Coder - Pathology - CPC Certified & Experienced
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Join Atom Healthcare as a Pathology Coder, and help our customers deliver better care, each day. Bring passion and dedication to your job, and there is no end to what you can accomplish.
Job Location: Chennai
Reviews Pathology reports in the Co Path electronic medical record for charges received via various interfaces.
Identify all pertinent facts necessary to assign the most comprehensive diagnosis and procedure codes that accurately describe patient conditions. Assigns CPT and ICD-10 codes.
Communicates with physicians as needed to assure documentation & coding supports services performed. Requires good communication skills.
Assists other coders and train them on medical terminology and policy interpretation as required. Code reports are sent to the various payers for reimbursement.
Graduates in life sciences with 1-4 years of experience in medical coding processes
Experience in coding for Pathology specialty
Good knowledge of medical coding and billing systems and service delivery processes
Maintains a high degree of professional and ethical standards
Focuses on continuous improvement by working on projects that enable customers to arrest revenue leakage while following the standards
Focuses on updating coding skills, knowledge, and accuracy by participating in coding team meetings and educational conferences
Exposure to CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS coding
CCS/CPC/CPC-H/CIC/COC certification from AAPC /AHIMA would be a plus
Knowledge of HIPAA standards
Applicants who have worked with eclinicalWorks (ECW) will be on top of the list