- Review and analyze medical records, including physician documentation, to accurately assign appropriate codes for diagnoses, procedures, and services performed.
- Ensure compliance with relevant coding guidelines, including ICD-10-CM, CPT, and HCPCS Level II codes, as well as any other applicable regulations or guidelines.
- Maintain a strong understanding of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and disease processes to facilitate accurate coding.
- Resolve coding-related discrepancies and discrepancies in documentation through appropriate communication and follow-up.
- Stay updated with changes in coding guidelines, regulations, and industry trends to ensure accurate and compliant coding practices.
- High school diploma or equivalent; associate’s degree in Health Information Management or related field preferred.
- Certified Professional Coder (CPC) certification from AAPC or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) certification from AHIMA.
- Proficiency in using coding software and electronic health record (EHR) systems.
- Strong knowledge of ICD-10-CM, CPT, and HCPCS Level II coding systems.
- Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills to accurately review and interpret medical documentation.
- Ability to adapt to changing coding guidelines and regulations.
- Strong understanding of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology.
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Opportunity for professional growth and development.
- Positive and collaborative work environment.
- Retirement plans and other financial benefits.
- Paid time off and holidays.
If you are a dedicated and detail-oriented Medical Coding Specialist looking to contribute your skills to a patient-focused healthcare organization, we encourage you to apply. Join our team and play a vital role in ensuring accurate coding, processes that support our commitment to quality care.