Medical Coder - Radiology - CPC Certified & Experienced
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Join Atom Healthcare as a Radiology 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
Processes coding related edits that support defined specialty area based of review of medical record documentation Review and update coding of ICD-10-CM and CPT as it pertains to Correct Coding Initiative (CCI), Local/National
Coverage decisions (LCD/NCD) and other payer’s specific edits and denials.
Identification of edits trends to ensure edits are prompted appropriately and that provider charge capture education material is created to ensure performance improvement of coding process.
Perform or initiate appropriate changes to patient account necessary to ensure appropriate coding and compliance w/ payer regulations
Review medical record documentation and accurately code the primary/secondary diagnoses and procedures using ICD-10-CM and CPT coding conventions.
Verify the sequence of diagnoses and procedures using coding guidelines.
Verify data from medical records for appropriate optimal reimbursement for hospital and/or professional charges. Review the medical records and accurately validate the primary/ secondary diagnoses and procedures using ICD-10- CM and/or CPT coding conventions.
Graduates in life sciences with 1-4 years of experience in medical coding processes
Experience in coding for Radiology clients
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