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Medical Coder - Radiology - CPC Certified & Experienced

Job Description

  • 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.

Job Qualification

  • 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
  • Address all the rejections, denials and unpaid claims in timely manner
  • Follow the procedures as per the SOP and document/report whenever the changes needed
  • Calling the patients to follow up on the outstanding Patient Account Receivables
  • Attending the patients/Insurance inbound calls and make the necessary document based on the actions
  • Take respective actions on all the correspondence within the timeline mentioned in SLA
  • Document all the activities in the control log
  • Meet productivity standards as set by the department
  • Assist with month-end closing activities and adhering to all company policies and procedures
  • 1-4 Years of experience in accounts receivable follow-up / denial management processes
  • Knowledge on Denials management and A/R fundamentals
  • Fluent verbal communication abilities / call center expertise
  • Willingness to work continuously in night shifts
  • Basic working knowledge of computers
  • Experience of working on revenue cycle systems will be an advantage. We will provide training on client-specific system and processes
  • Knowledge of Healthcare terminology and ICD/CPT codes will be considered a plus