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ConnextCare Certified Coder in Pulaski, New York

Certified Coder

Pulaski, NY (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=61+Delano+St.+Pulaski+NY+13142)

Description

ConnextCare is looking to add a Certified Coder to its Pulaski Billing office.

Principal Accountabilities:

  1. Check minimum of two providers encounters as directed by the director each day before they are entered in the system; verifying - insurance, check all elements of the chart to make sure the correct level visit is coded, check to see if all tests and procedures are billed for correctly, and chart is closed by provider. Follow up with the providers when needed.

  2. Responsible for communicating updated codes to the Director of Billing Services

  3. Keep current on any new ICD-10, CPT and CDT codes

  4. Present new codes that could be billed to supervisor for approval

  5. Test approved new codes with a PDSA completed verifying the outcome, monitoring effectiveness for six months

  6. Review open encounter report daily to complete the charge process for the entire organization

  7. Follow-up on all Medical, Behavioral Health and SBHC patient responsibility visits

  8. Close and reconcile journal at the end of each shift

  9. Cover for other Billing staff as needed

  10. Train and be a backup for new or seasoned Billing Representative – Charge Processor

  11. Other duties and responsibilities as may be requested

Requirements

Must hold current, valid Medical Coding Certification

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