Core Responsibilities of this position include: Supporting the development of processes and procedures for the coders, charge entry staff, providers and practice staff. Developing and maintaining knowledge of Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC) coding.
Maintaining working knowledge of cancer program reporting activities. Assigning codes to the collected data set items. Qualifications Include: Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR) in good standing. 3+ years previous experience. Strong sense of duty, and is disciplined.
Review and analyze clinical records. Abstract clinical data from the record after documentation review. Must meet the following requirements for consideration: High school diploma or GED. Active RHIA, RHIT, CCS credential. 3+ years of recent and relevant hands-on coding experience.
Maintaining established accuracy standards. Reviewing all official data quality standards. Must meet the following requirements for consideration: High School graduate or GED equivalent. Coding Technical skills- ICD-10-CM, HCPCS/CPT-4, and APCs. 1-year acute care outpatient coding experience.
Accurately identifying and entering data elements for abstracting. Skills and Requirements Include: 4-6 weeks of training may be required. 2-5 years' experience. Certification(s): CPC, CCS, RHIT, RHIA. Thorough knowledge of coding guidelines and medical terminology.
Completed course in anatomy and physiology. Computer/dataentry experience. Ability to communicate with various members of the healthcare team. Ability to use EXCEL, Word and have basic computer operational knowledge.
Completed course in anatomy and physiology. Minimum of 5-7 years of acute care inpatient and/or IVR coding experience. Must have and maintain a 95% or higher accuracy in abstracting. Computer/dataentry experience. Other requirements as outlined in the job description.
Collecting and analyzing data from office site and/or medical record reviews. Conducting semi-annual and annual audits, identifying gaps and communicating results. Must meet the following requirements for consideration: Ability to travel.
Performing chart reviews, and coding for HCC coding to determine the completeness of the HCC data documentation/coding. Maintaining coding, documentation, reimbursement, and reporting knowledge of HCC coding. Must meet the following requirements for consideration:
Direct entry into proprietary software. Maintain current and relevant knowledge of coding guidelines. Qualifications for this position include: Must hold at least one of the following certifications: CCS-P, CPC, COC. Expertise in Physicians at Teaching Hospitals.